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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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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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Hay Directory
Form

This Hay Directory is provided as a service to hay producers and buyers.  In order to be included in the next update of the Hay Directory, please complete this form.

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New Video: Gardening When Deer Live Nearby

Enjoy this excellent new 20 minute video on strategies for coexisting with deer in the landscape. Lois Chatham and Sara Haigh, Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County,  identify deer resistant plants and strategies to keep deer MORE » – from   Gardening

Outerbanks-Video

New Video on Gardening on The Outer Banks

Check out this outstanding new video by Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County! Kudos to Shannon Brooks and her whole team, especially EMGV Barbara Koeblin, the media talent for this 23 minute episode MORE » – from   Gardening

North Carolina FoodCorps logo with Carrot

Racial Equity in Farm to School Workshops

One-day workshops on Racial Equity in Farm to School workshops: at the intersections of food, farms, and education Training led by dRWorks and CEF Offer by FoodCorps NC, co-hosted by NC4H and CEFS Registration: https://testruefood.wufoo.com/forms/racial-equity-in-farm-to-school/ MORE » – from   Local Food

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Spring’s First Crops – Peas and Potatoes

Garden peas, and their edible-podded relatives, snow peas and sugar snaps are easy and productive crops to grow.  In coastal areas, peas can be planted outside as early as mid-January.  As you move MORE »

Master Gardener Volunteer, Rebecca Ingram, answers clients’ questions in the Plant Clinic

Do you want to become a Master Gardener Volunteer?

Onslow County Master Gardener Volunteer Class Starts March 7, 2016 The Onslow County Center of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension is offering a Master Gardener Volunteer class starting March 7, 2016.  The Master MORE »

Chickens at the Poultry education unit on Lake Wheeler Road at NC State University. Photo by Marc Hall/NC State

Troxler Releases Ban on Poultry Shows and Sales

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THURSDAY, JAN. 7, 2016 HPAI News Troxler releases ban on poultry shows and sales RALEIGH – Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler announced today that the suspension of live poultry shows and MORE »

Elder Cheer

CHRISTMAS CHEER TIME IS HERE AGAIN

Onslow County 4-H County Council is participating in the yearly Elder Cheer Program. Since 1996 the Onslow County Adult and Family Services unit at the Department of Social Services has coordinated the Elder MORE »

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EVENTS View All
4H Favorite Food ShowSat Feb 13, 2016 Today
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 6 hours away
ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSMon Feb 15 - Mon Feb 15, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 2 days away
EFNEP: Plan: Know What's for Dinner/Fix It SafeMon Feb 15, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away
EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Fix It SafeMon Feb 15, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away
EFNEP: Introduction to Solids/Fix It Safe/Plan: Know What's for DinnerMon Feb 15, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away
ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSMon Feb 15, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 days away
Unlocking the Secrets of SeedsMon Feb 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 days away
EFNEP: Plan: Know What's for Dinner/Fix It SafeTue Feb 16, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away
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