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NC Cooperative Extension Service

New Mailing
Address

The Hertford County Extension office will no longer be receiving mail using PO Box 188. Please use the following address from this point forward.  Our new mailing address is Hertford County Extension 301 W. Tryon St. Winton, NC 27986.  Thank you and sorry for an inconvenience.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

New Mailing
Address

The Hertford County Extension office will no longer be receiving mail using PO Box 188. Please use the following address from this point forward.  Our new mailing address is Hertford County Extension 301 W. Tryon St. Winton, NC 27986.  Thank you and sorry for an inconvenience.

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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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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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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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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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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 »

Spring shot of one of the beds in the pollinator garden featuring eastern ninebark, wild indigo, gallberry, garden heliotrope, bronze fennel, and more! Photo by Debbie Roos.

Pollinator Garden Tour Wednesday, May 11 popular

Wednesday May 11 at 5:30 pm Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The garden was designed to MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

17th Annual Earth Day Celebration

17th Annual Earth Day Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 7th from 9am to 12noon at the North Carolina Virginia Station off Railroad St. in downtown Ahoskie. Help us promote recycling and MORE »

4-H County Activity Day Flyer

Hertford County 4-H Activity Day

Attention all interested 4-Her’s! The deadline to register for District Activity Day has been extended until Friday, April 15th, 2016. Please see the information below for more details. Attention all 4-H’ers!!  It’s time MORE »

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2016 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 26th  through July 1st.   Kids aged 8 – 14 will MORE »

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Northeastern North Carolina Craft Workshop

It’s time again for the Northeastern North Carolina Area Craft Workshop!  The 2016 Northeastern North Carolina Craft Workshop is scheduled for May 10th and 11th at the Vernon G. James Research and Extension MORE »

Tornado Safety

In light of the forecast for severe weather today, please click here to read safety tips from NC Division of Health 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 7, 2016.  The scholarship is available to North Carolina residents pursuing a MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Eat Smart Move More Take ControlTue May 31, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center, 120 Health Center Dr, Ahoskie, NC 27910, United States
— 5 days away
Eat Smart Move More Take ControlMon Jun 6, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center, 120 Health Center Dr, Ahoskie, NC 27910, United States
— 2 weeks away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Jun 6, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 2 weeks away
4-H Summer CampSun Jun 26 - Fri Jul 1, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Eastern 4-H Center, 100 S Clover Way, Columbia, NC 27925, United States
— 4 weeks away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Jul 4, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 1 month away
NED Ag/Science CampTue Jul 12 - Thu Jul 14, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
North Carolina Wesleyan College, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, USA
— 2 months away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Aug 1, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 2 months away
4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee MeetingMon Sep 5, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 3 months away
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