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Our People are our greatest Asset

Happy Employee
Appreciation Day!

To the most dedicated workforce in the industry, on behalf of NC State's Extension administration team and millions of North Carolinians, we extend our sincerest gratitude, respect and admiration on Employee Appreciation Day. Extension is an organization founded on relationships, passion and trust, and it's truly amazing to see our people changing lives and promoting prosperity on a daily basis all across the state. Thank you all for you've done and continue to do! Happy Employee Appreciation Day! ~ Joe, Tom, Sheri & Mike

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Our People are our greatest Asset

Happy Employee
Appreciation Day!

To the most dedicated workforce in the industry, on behalf of NC State's Extension administration team and millions of North Carolinians, we extend our sincerest gratitude, respect and admiration on Employee Appreciation Day. Extension is an organization founded on relationships, passion and trust, and it's truly amazing to see our people changing lives and promoting prosperity on a daily basis all across the state. Thank you all for you've done and continue to do! Happy Employee Appreciation Day! ~ Joe, Tom, Sheri & Mike

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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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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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Fruits and vegetable produce stand

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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Steps to Health 2nd Grade MESFri Mar 6, 2015 Today
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Avenue, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 10 hours ago
2nd grade Steps to HealthFri Mar 6, 2015 Today
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Hayesville Elementary School, 72 Elementary School Drive, Hayesville, NC 28904, United States
— 10 hours ago
Fruit Tree Pruning WorkshopFri Mar 6, 2015 Today
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Hayesville First United Methodist Church Cemetery Annex
— 5 hours ago
Basic Beekeeping SchoolSat Mar 7 - Sat Mar 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Mountain Folk Center, 9275 US Hwy 64 West, Murphy, NC
— 6 hours away
Spring Lawn Care Workshop Sat Mar 7, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
526 W Fleming Dr, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 16 hours away
Bird Nesting Box Construction WorkshopSat Mar 7, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Agriculture Conference Center, 252 Poplar Grove Road, Boone, NC 28607
— 16 hours away
Spring Lawn Care Workshop Sat Mar 7, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
3851 Kathy Rd, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 19 hours away
Jax Cnty Spring BreakMon Mar 9 - Sun Mar 15, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 days away
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