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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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Sally's Kitchen with
Farm Fresh Ventures

Watch Sally McNeil cook with some highlighted items from the new Farm Fresh Ventures' Cooperative!

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Union County
Vision

Extension's Mission North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps people improve the quality of their lives by providing research-based, informal educational opportunities focused on local issues and needs. Vision for the Union County Center To become the premier information source for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community Resource Development, Family and Consumer Education, and 4-H and Youth Development. Conducting quality programs delivered by a highly competent staff of professionals, appreciated for their individual worth and empowered by their ability to improve the lives of others; all in an atmosphere where the freedom to achieve to their full potential is reflected in the organization's technical expertise and customer focus.

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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Power of
Knowledge

North Carolina Cooperative Extension takes the power of knowledge and brings it to the people of North Carolina. Find out more about North Carolina Cooperative Extension at http://www.ces.ncsu.edu

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Photos from Pawpaw Orchard Show & Tell popular

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent. These photos are from Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pawpaw Orchard Show & Tell held on September 8, 2014 at Full of Life Farms outside of Pittsboro. Grower Wynn Dinnsen grows MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

Photos from NCSU Class Visit to Peregrine Farm popular

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent. Chatham County Cooperative Extension Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos hosted a group of about 30 students from Dr. Chris Gunter’s Vegetable Production class at North Carolina State University. The MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

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2014 Union County Farm City Banquet popular

Union County Farm City Banquet Union County Agricultural Conference Center 3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112 Thursday, September 25, 2014 Doors open at 5:30 pm – Serving begins at 6:15 pm THIS YEARS MORE »

Open Enrollment to Introduction to Soil Course

NC State University has just broken ground with the nation’s first open enrollment online Introduction to Soil course and we want to make sure you knew about it. Understanding soil is a basic MORE »

Pollinator Garden Tour Wednesday September 10 popular

Wednesday September 10 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 provide MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

Farm Fresh Ventures

Farm Fresh Ventures Newsletter #17 popular

People worldwide are re-discovering the benefits of buying local food. It is fresher than anything in the supermarket and that means it is tastier and more nutritious. It is also good for your MORE »

Farm Fresh Ventures

Farm Fresh Ventures Newsletter #16 popular

People worldwide are re-discovering the benefits of buying local food. It is fresher than anything in the supermarket and that means it is tastier and more nutritious. It is also good for your MORE »

Farm Fresh Ventures

Farm Fresh Ventures Newsletter #15 popular

People worldwide are re-discovering the benefits of buying local food. It is fresher than anything in the supermarket and that means it is tastier and more nutritious. It is also good for your MORE »

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Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less Weight Management ProgramMon Sep 29, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
2325 Hanover Dr, Monroe, NC 28110, USA
— 6 days away
Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less Weight Management ProgramMon Oct 6, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
2325 Hanover Dr, Monroe, NC 28110, USA
— 2 weeks away
ServSafe Manager's Food Safety CertificationTue Oct 7, 2014
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 2 weeks away
ServSafe Manager's Food Safety CertificationThu Oct 9, 2014
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 2 weeks away
ServSafe Manager's Food Safety CertificationTue Oct 14, 2014
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 3 weeks away
ServSafe Manager's Food Safety CertificationThu Oct 16, 2014
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 3 weeks away
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