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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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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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Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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2015 Southern
Piedmont Farm School

2015 Southern Piedmont Farm School Registration for the Piedmont Farm School are accepted from now util November 14, 2014. The Southern Piedmont Farm School is a seven month educational program that trains beginning and transitional farmers with a strong commitment to operate successful sustainable farms. The school offers seven business-planning seminars, which will give farmers the tools to create a viable business plan for economically sustainable farm enterprise. The school also includes seven field trips to experienced farmers and agricultural professionals. For more information, please call Pam Jones at 336-753-6100. also, click on the link above for more information.

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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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E.Coli Outbreak

http://barfblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/FSInfosheet-5-19-14.pdf Click on the link for more information regarding contaminated ground beef linked to E.Coli MORE »

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New 4-H Horse Club

Please click on the link below for more information regarding the new horse club. If you have any questions please call 336-753-6100. 4-h flyer III 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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Piedmont Farm School TripThu Oct 30, 2014 Today
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Different locations every month
— 5 hours ago
Clover ClubMon Nov 3, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM— 4 days away
2014 Master Gardener Training ClassTue Nov 4, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
180 S. Main Street, Mocksville
— 5 days away
Shooting SportsSat Nov 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 week away
2014 Master Gardener Training ClassTue Nov 11, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
180 S. Main Street, Mocksville
— 2 weeks away
4-H Explorers Club MeetingMon Nov 17, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 3 weeks away
Sassy SaddlesMon Nov 17, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM— 3 weeks away
2014 Master Gardener Training ClassTue Nov 18, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
180 S. Main Street, Mocksville
— 3 weeks away
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