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Hertford County
4-Her's Help Pack 80,000 Meals

Three Hertford County 4-Her's attended the 2016 North Carolina 4-H Congress held in Raleigh July 16-19. 4-H Congress is an annual state 4-H event where 4-Her's from across the state of North Carolina come together to participate in workshops and community service projects. This year the hands to service project was Feeding Children Everywhere. The youth worked in teams as they packed meals for needy families. These meals will be distributed throughout the state of North Carolina. The youth packed over 80,000 meals. Great job 4-Her's!

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4-H Summer Newsletter

Hertford County
4-Her's Help Pack 80,000 Meals

Three Hertford County 4-Her's attended the 2016 North Carolina 4-H Congress held in Raleigh July 16-19. 4-H Congress is an annual state 4-H event where 4-Her's from across the state of North Carolina come together to participate in workshops and community service projects. This year the hands to service project was Feeding Children Everywhere. The youth worked in teams as they packed meals for needy families. These meals will be distributed throughout the state of North Carolina. The youth packed over 80,000 meals. Great job 4-Her's!

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Start a 4-H Club
Today!

4-H started right here in Hertford County over 100 years ago.  Why not make something old new again and start your very own 4-H club today?  It is free to become a 4-H member and most of our programs are either free or low cost.  Want more info?  Give us a call at 358-7822, email Stephanie Parker-Helmkamp at stephanie_m_parker@ncsu.edu or stop by the Extension Office at 301 W. Tryon Street, Winton, NC.  See you soon!

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Farmers Market open
for the 2016 Season!

The Winton Farmers Market will open for the 2016 season on may 6th.  Hours of operation are 3pm - 6pm every Friday.  The market is located 205 South Main Street Winton, NC.  Come out and support our local vendors. To visit their facebook page click here.

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Hertford County 4-H
Media Team

Hertford County 4-H will host a 4-H Media Team planning meeting on Monday, October 3, 2016. The meeting will begin at 5:30pm and end at 6:30pm. This program is for youth ages 9 -18 who have an interest in photography, videography, or journalism. This program will allow our youth to produce quality videos and photographs using the latest technology to cover 4-H and other Extension program events. Youth will learn reporting skills as well as they work to complete a 4-H Project Record Book in Communication.

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Hertford County 4-H
Teen Council

Joining the Hertford County 4-H Teen Council will allow you to help plan the 4-H program. You will work with other Hertford County Teens to organize county programming and community service activities. The first meeting will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at the Hertford County 4-H Office. We will meet at 5:30pm and end by 6:30pm. This is for youth ages 13 -18.

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Figure 3. The pattern of interveinal chlorosis will eventually spread to the center of the leaf, as may be seen here.
©2016 Forensic Floriculture

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Tobacco Research Update: Magnesium Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of magnesium deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

2016 State 4-H Council Conference

“Give, Lead, Inspire” is the theme for this years State 4-H Council Conference. The conference is for youth 13 – 18. The dates of the conference are November 19 -20 and  it will MORE »

Figure 5. This ribbing will occur when leaf curling becomes very extreme, and the chlorosis is another symptom that occurs in advanced cases of B deficiency.
©2016 Forensic Floriculture

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Tobacco Research Update: Boron Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of boron deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

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4-H Teen Council Opportunities!

Hertford County 4-H is currently seeking youth 13 – 18 years of age to participate in our 4-H Teen Council.  This Council will provide input that will assist in the defining of the MORE »

2016 4-H Summer Newsletter

4-H Summer News!!

Hot off the press is the latest 4-H Summer Newsletter and we are excited to introduce to you are new 4-H Agent, Regina Moseley!!  Regina brings lots of 4-H experience to Hertford County. MORE »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

2016 4-H Summer Fun

2016 4-H Summer Fun Sign Up

Hey everyone it is finally here!! The 2016 4-H Summer Fun booklet is hot off the press.  We look forward to a fantastic summer working with area youth.  To see what’s happening click MORE »

2016 4-H NED Ag Science Camp

NED Ag-Science Campers Needed!

Attention all Hertford County rising 6th – 10 graders!  We are looking for individuals that have an interest in the following categories: Animal Science Horticulture Science Crop Science/Biotechnology Wildlife/Environmental Science If this is MORE »

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EVENTS View All
4-H Media Team Planning MeetingMon Oct 3, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Hertford County 4-H Office
— 1 week away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Oct 3, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 1 week away
4-H Teen CouncilTue Oct 11, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Hertford Co. 4-H Office
— 2 weeks away
Nickels for Know How Referendum Tue Nov 1 - Tue Nov 1, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
301 W Tryon Street, Winton, NC, United States
— 1 month away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Nov 7, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 1 month away
4-H Teen CouncilTue Nov 8, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Hertford Co. 4-H Office
— 1 month away
Pesticide Collection DayThu Dec 1 - Thu Dec 1, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
227 Mt Moriah Rd, Ahoskie, NC 27910, USA
— 2 months away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Dec 5, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 2 months away
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