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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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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Planning for the
Future of Your Farm and Forest

February 20, 2013 at the Onslow County Extension office. Registration begins at 9:00am. Meeting will end with a sponsored meal at noon.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

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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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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Camellia Festival and Sale

The Onslow County Master Gardener Volunteers will be sponsoring a Camellia Festival and Sale on Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There will be an amateur Camellia Show, flower MORE »

FAMACHA Training!!

FAMACHA Training coming up the end of February! This free event will be held at the Pender County Extension Office.  Register now to guarantee your spot! FAMACHA Training MORE »

HELP Garden Training

Learn to grow vegetables for your own use or for sale. From February 13th through June 26th, 2015 we will be providing an intensive, hands-on training that will lead you through the process MORE »

Build a Raised Garden Bed Class

On January 31, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. you can learn how to build a raised bed garden for vegetables, flowers or herbs.  We will discuss design, materials and construction considerations MORE »

ZUMBATHON – JANUARY 31ST, 9-11AM

Did you know that 1 in 4 women will experience the loss of a pregnancy. Come Speak Out, Share, Get Fit and Help! Join us for 2 hours of Fun, Fitness and Dance while we MORE »

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EVENTS View All
HELP Garden Class (Classroom & Hands-On)Mon Jan 26, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Tue Jan 27, 2015 @ 5:00 AM Where:
Onslow County Cooperative Extension
— 14 hours away
EFNEP: Fix It Safe/ Plan: Know What's For Dinner/ & Choosing To Move MoreMon Jan 26, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 15 hours away
ZumbaMon Jan 26, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Onslow County Multipurpose Complex
— 23 hours away
HELP Garden Class (Classroom & Hands-On)Tue Jan 27, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Wed Jan 28, 2015 @ 5:00 AM Where:
Onslow County Cooperative Extension
— 2 days away
EFNEP: Fix It Safe/ Plan: Know What's For Dinner/ & Choosing To Move MoreTue Jan 27, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away
4-H Achievement Program Tue Jan 27, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
TBA
— 2 days away
NCFGC MWCTue Jan 27, 2015
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Lois G. Britt Agricultural Service Center, Kenansville, NC
— 2 days away
HELP Garden Class (Classroom & Hands-On)Wed Jan 28, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Thu Jan 29, 2015 @ 5:00 AM Where:
Onslow County Cooperative Extension
— 3 days away
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