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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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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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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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Sally's kitchen

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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CONNECT Our Future

How Should we Grow?? Let’s Grow by Choice, Not by Chance!! What is CONNECT Our Future? CONNECT Our Future is the three-year project of over 90 public, private, and non-profit partners working together MORE »

Radishes

U.C Farmer’s Market Vendor Info

Local Food, Local Farms, Local People See the following link for information about being a vendor at our new and improved market! Vendorpacket2014 All applications and forms may be sent to: Union County Cooperative MORE »

Hessian Fly In Wheat Crop Alert

To: Folks With Wheat Interests Fr: Randy Weisz – Small Grains Specialist, NC State University Subject: Hessian Fly In Wheat Crop Alert Hessian fly are showing up in sections of North Carolina. I’ve MORE »

What can my child do this summer?

Looking for something your child can enjoy this summer? Try 4-H Youth Development’s Summer Fun Program. 4-H Youth Development is an informal, practical, learn-by-doing educational program open to all youth in Union County. MORE »

Congratulations Union County Outstanding 4-Hers

Union County 4-H awarded Madison Evans and Amber Tichenor, both of Southern Ark Explorers, as outstanding 4-Hers at the annual Achievement Night in February. Madison won the Outstanding Jr. 4-Her Award. She has MORE »

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ECA Executive Board MeetingTue Apr 22, 2014
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM— Tomorrow
ECA County Council MeetingTue Apr 22, 2014
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM— Tomorrow
LEARN As You GROW: Community Garden ProjectSat Apr 26, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 5 days away
LEARN As You GROW: Community Garden ProjectSat May 3, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 2 weeks away
LEARN As You GROW: Community Garden ProjectSat May 10, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 3 weeks away
2014 Tri-County Small Grain Field DayTue May 13, 2014
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Haigler Baucom Road, Monroe, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
ServSafe ExamThu May 15, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 3 weeks away
LEARN As You GROW: Community Garden ProjectSat May 17, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112
— 4 weeks away
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