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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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

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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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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Achievement Night
2015

This year, Achievement Night will be held on February 26 at the Senior Services Building. This is a special time for Davie County 4-Her's who have worked hard all year, please encourage them to come and get recognized.All entries for the non-performing section are due to the Extension Office no later than February 13th. If you wish to enter projects, please fill out an entry form for each entry. Click on the link below for the form. Achievement Night Entry Form

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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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Summer Camp
2015

You may think it's too early to talk about camp but we are always thinking about camp! This year we will be going to Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center from July 5-10. Please click on the flyer link below for more information and registration forms or call 336-753-6100. camp flyer

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2015 Summer Camp

Davie County 4-H is going to Betsy-Jeff Penn during the week of July 5-10! If you are interested in going to camp, click on the link below for registration information. Please call the MORE »

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4-H 2015 Newsletter

The 4-H Newsletter is now posted! Click on 4-H Youth Development on the left side and scroll down to Newsletters. Click on January 2015 to see whats new with Davie County MORE »

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4-H Winterfest 2015

Calling all 4-Her’s 11 years and older!!!! Winterfest is a great event for teens to participate in. Click on the link below for more information. If you still have questions or wish to MORE »

Farmers Sales Tax Exemption

Need help understanding form E-595QF, application for qualifying farmer exemption certificate? Please click on the link below for answers. MORE »

Vegetable Diseases

Tōmātō, tōmătō – However you say it, growing tomatoes can be challenging. Q: My tomato leaves turn brown and then the plants die. What is causing this and what can I do about MORE »

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Piedmont Farm School

The Piedmont Farm School is a 7-month educational program that trains beginning and transitioning farmers with a strong commitment to operate successful small-scale, sustainable farms.  The school offers seven business-planning seminars, which will MORE » – from   Forsyth County Center

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EVENTS View All
Clover ClubMon Feb 2, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM— 3 days away
Timber Tax Update for the 2014 Tax Year WebinarThu Feb 5, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 6 days away
Shooting SportsSat Feb 14, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 weeks away
4-H Explorers Club MeetingMon Feb 16, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Sassy SaddlesMon Feb 16, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Master Gardener Spring Garden Series - LawnsTue Feb 17, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Conference Room, Davie Co. Cooperative Extension Center, 180 S. Main Street, Mocksville 27028 (336) 753.6100
— 3 weeks away
Clover ClubMon Mar 2, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM— 1 month away
Shooting SportsSat Mar 14, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 month away
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