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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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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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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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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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Onslow County
Farmers' Market

Support your local farmer.  Visit our Farmers Market from April - October.  2 markets to serve you. 4024 Richlands Hwy - Open Saturdays from 8:30 am - 1:00 pm Western Blvd. (Behind Dick's Sporting Goods), open Thursdays from Noon - 6:00 pm.

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4-H Wild Cards
Robotics

ATTENTION: High School Students in Onslow County, NC ..... Come join your local 4-H Robotics Club! High school student come together and under strict rules, limited resources, and time limits, are challenged to raise funds, design a team “brand,” hone teamwork skills, and build and program a robot to perform prescribed tasks against a field of competitors. This is all apart of the FIRST FRC Robotics Program. Scholarships are available to any graduating senior on the team as well. To find out more information, check out our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/4H.wildcards , or usfirst.org!  If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call us: 910-455-5873 and ask for Kelly or Wanda. We are always accepting new members. Our members include those interested in programming, electrical, mechanical, and business areas. 

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2014 CCA

2014 Certified Crop Adviser Training December 9-11, 2014 Jacksonville, NC The North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s Southeast District Agricultural Agents invite Certified Crop Advisers (CCAs) to attend our annual 2014 training in Jacksonville, NC.  MORE »

4-H Holiday Bazaar

Come join us for our 2014 4-H Holiday Bazaar  holidaybazaar Benefiting your local 4-H When: NOVEMBER 1st – 8:30am-1:30pm Where: 4024 Richlands Hwy – right next to the Farmer’s Market Do some Holiday MORE »

Pesticide Disposal Day!

We will be hosting a Pesticide Disposal Day on November 19, 2014 at 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. out back by the Farmer’s MORE »

Top Five Canning Mistakes (and solutions)

Onslow County’s very own FCS Agent, Robin Seitz has shared her best kept secret on avoiding common canning mistakes. Please click in the link below to follow her story in From Scratch Magazine: MORE »

Holiday Wreath Sales have begun!

Onslow County 4-H, Master Gardeners and Extension & Community Association are pleased to offer 26-inch fragrant wreaths to you in time for the Holidays. These wreaths are made by hand from the boughs MORE »

C U @ the Fair!

IT’S COMING!  The Onslow County Fair will be here Monday, September 29th, 2014 through Saturday, October 4th, 2014.  There will be something for everyone, and now’s YOUR chance to enter your agricultural exhibit, arts and MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Holiday BazaarSat Nov 1, 2014 Today
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM Where:
Onslow County Multipurpose Complex
— 5 hours away
Smart Drinks & Portion ControlMon Nov 3, 2014
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away
Zumba Classes Mon Nov 3, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 days away
Smart Drinks & Portion ControlTue Nov 4, 2014
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away
Smart Drinks & Portion ControlWed Nov 5, 2014
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away
Animal Waste Continuing Education Wed Nov 5, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Sampson County Cooperative Extension
— 4 days away
Robotics Meeting Wed Nov 5, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Onslow County Multipurpose Complex
— 5 days away
Animal Waste Continuing Education Thu Nov 6 - Thu Nov 6, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 300 Industrial Dr, New Bern, NC 28562, United States
— 5 days away
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