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Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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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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Successful Home
Gardening in Transylvania County 2014

The Transylvania County Cooperative Extension Service is offering a series of classes on successful home vegetable gardening. We will be presenting on a wide range of topics appropriate for the home gardener, particularly those new to gardening.  Classes will be held on Mondays from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the Community Services Building conference room 98 East Morgan St., Brevard, with hands in the soil opportunities at our Nourishing NC Community Garden on the corner of Gaston and Morgan St. February 3rd, 2014- Our first class of the year went great with plenty of great helpers to get our raised beds built (see below). Click here for the powerpoint presentation, and don't forget to get your soil test done soon. Let us know if you have any questions.

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Stay healthy while
gardening this year!

A healthy gardener is a happy gardener! Check out these tips from Brevard's own Dr. John Clark on keeping your back happy and healthy while out in the garden this year. The Garden Warm up- with John Clark

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4-H Horse Show Packet 2014

2014 West District 4-H Qualifying Horse Show,  May 4th WNC Ag Center, Fletcher   Show information/registration packet (revised 3/26/2014), 4-H Horse Program Eligibility Card 2014 and  4-H West District Horse Show Sponsor MORE »

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IPM for Green Industry ProfessionalsWed Apr 23, 2014 Today
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center, Mills River, NC, United States
— 57 minutes ago
NC 4-H State Horse Judging Contest Sat Apr 26, 2014
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Raleigh
— 3 days away
NC 4-H West District Day Sat May 3, 2014
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Haywood County
— 1 week away
NC 4-H West District Horse ShowSun May 4, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Ag Center
— 2 weeks away
IPM for Green Industry ProfessionalsWed May 21, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center, Mills River, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
Pesticide SchoolTue May 27, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM— 1 month away
Pesticide SchoolWed May 28, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 month away
Commercial Pesticide ExamsWed May 28, 2014
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM— 1 month away
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