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4-H Taking Orders for
Fruit Plants

Davidson County 4-H is once again taking orders for the fall fruit plants sale. Blueberries, blackberries, muscadines, apples, pears and more! Download the flyer and order form below or stop by the Extension Office to pick one up. Orders must be turned in and fully paid for by October 26 at 4:00 PM. For questions or additional information, call 336-242-2080. 4-H Plant Sale Flyer 2016 4-H Plant Sale Order Form 2016

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4-H Taking Orders for
Fruit Plants

Davidson County 4-H is once again taking orders for the fall fruit plants sale. Blueberries, blackberries, muscadines, apples, pears and more! Download the flyer and order form below or stop by the Extension Office to pick one up. Orders must be turned in and fully paid for by October 26 at 4:00 PM. For questions or additional information, call 336-242-2080. 4-H Plant Sale Flyer 2016 4-H Plant Sale Order Form 2016

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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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Davidson County
Fair

The Davidson County Fair will be held September 19-24!  The fair books are now available.  You can pick one up at the Extension Office, or you can view a copy online.  All entries will be received on Sunday, September 18 from 2-5 p.m.  For more information, visit the Davidson County Fair website.

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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Master Gardener Plant
Sale at Depot

Stop by the Lexington Farmers' Market on October 1 at the Depot downtown to browse and buy some outstanding perennials, trees and shrubs to plant in your yard this fall. Plants are grown local -- from local nurseries as well as directly from the Master Gardeners' gardens! The sale is open from 8 AM - Noon. Cash, check and credit cards will be accepted. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer your questions and help you find the perfect plant. For questions, call 336-242-2080 and be sure to check out the flyer below for more details.

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Don’t Fret Over Early Fall Foliage

Do you have any trees in your yard dropping leaves early – maybe starting in August? You’re not alone! Several calls have come in over the past couple months about premature defoliation, especially MORE »

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OTL Farms Up and Running popular

Davon Goodwin is a prime example of what it means to work hard and have a big heart. Davon launched OTL Farms this fall as an application of the lessons he learned from MORE » – from   NC Farm School

Master Gardeners Host 12th Annual Garden Tour

This year’s garden tour, celebrating 12 years, will feature home gardens in the Country Club area east of Fairview Drive in Lexington. Saturday, June 4, 2016 – 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Sunday, MORE »

2016 Davidson County 4-H Summer Fun

4-H Summer Fun Info is now available!  Click the below links for all the information you will need! 2016 4-H Summer Fun Brochure 2016 Summer Registration 4-H Enrollment Form Fillable PDF 4-H Medical MORE »

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Extension Advisory Council Visits Local Farm

North Carolina Cooperative Extension has offices in each county in North Carolina and on the Cherokee Reservation. The mission of Cooperative Extension is to partner “with communities to deliver education and technology that MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Davidson County Master Gardener Plant SaleSat Oct 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Lexington Farmer's Market, 129 S Railroad St, Lexington, NC 27292, USA
— 2 days away
Davidson County Cattlemen's MeetingMon Oct 3, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM— 5 days away
YARD SMART workshopTue Oct 4, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 6 days away
YARD SMART workshopWed Oct 5, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 7 days away
YARD SMART workshopTue Oct 11, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
North Carolina State FairThu Oct 13 - Sun Oct 23, 2016 - ALL DAY— 2 weeks away
4-H Plant Sale Orders DueWed Oct 26, 2016
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM— 4 weeks away
Regional BQA TrainingThu Nov 3 - Thu Nov 3, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Stanly County, NC, USA
— 1 month away
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