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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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4-H Re-enrollment
Time

Attention all 4-H'ers!!  It's that time of the year.  Time to renew your membership!!  All you have to do is fill out the forms and return them to our office.  That's it!!  It's that simple. We have even tried to make things even simpler this year by supplying you with PDF writeable forms located on our website. Click here to get the packet!

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Office Closing

The Hertford County Extension office will closed on Friday, February 27th due to weather conditions.

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Hertford County Home Grown

2015 Hertford County Home Grown

The Hertford County Extension Office will be hosting their annual Home Grown event on March 10, 2015 at 5pm. This year’s theme is “Celebrating our Success in 2014”. Please join us as we MORE »

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Herter-O’Neal Scholarship

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through March 20, 2015.  The scholarship is available to North Carolina residents pursuing a MORE »

Shooting for the Stars Childcare Conference

2015 Shooting for the Stars Childcare Conference

It’s time for the 2015 “Shooting for the Stars” Northeast Child Care Conference. The conference will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the Currituck County Cooperative Extension office. The registration deadline MORE »

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2015 4-H Summer Camp Registration has begun!!

Interested in learning lifelong skills and creating lifelong friendships?  Join Hertford County 4-H at the 4-H Eastern Center in Columbia, NC from June 21st  through June 26th.   Kids aged 8 – 14 will never MORE »

2015 4-H Teen Retreat

2015 4-H Teen Retreat

Are you a teen ages 13-18? Do you want to meet new friends? Do you want to learn how to be a better leader for your community? Then 4-H Teen Retreat is for MORE »

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4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Mar 2, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 4 days away
2015 Shooting for the Stars Childcare ConferenceSat Mar 7, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, United States
— 1 week away
4-H Teen RetreatFri Mar 13 - Sun Mar 15, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Beaufort County, NC
— 2 weeks away
Southern Foresters' Climate Observations: State Comparisons and Spatial TrendsThu Mar 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://forestrywebinars.net
— 3 weeks away
Invasive Plant Best Management Practices WebinarTue Mar 24, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 4 weeks away
Urban Forestry Webinar Series: Urban InterfaceThu Mar 26, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 weeks away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Apr 6, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 1 month away
DAD Registration DueFri Apr 24 - Fri Apr 24, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 months away
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