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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
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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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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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40 Gallon Challenge

Take the pledge to conserve water! Complete the survey to identify ways that you could save an additional 40 gallons of water each day.  There are indoor and outdoor strategies. Boost your county’s MORE » – from   Gardening

tomato

The Tomato Challenge

~Charlotte Glen~ If you have had little success with tomatoes don’t take it personally. Tomatoes are tough to grow in the coastal south. Summer heat causes problems with ripening, fruit set, and flavor, MORE »

Designing for Small Spaces

~Donna Teasley~ Times are changing. Homes with an acre lot aren’t the norm any longer. As we get older, I’m not sure we want lawns that large anyway! But if you have a MORE »

Spring Lawn Care Tasks to Avoid

~Danny Lauderdale~ As temperatures warm, many homeowners who do their own lawn care are ready to get their lawns off to a good start for the growing season. Unfortunately, some tasks done in MORE »

Redbud

Plant Spotlight-Eastern Redbud

Eastern redbuds (Cercis canadensis) are one of my favorite signs of spring.  This small tree is native to the eastern United States.  It’s early lavender to pink flowers bloom before the heart-shaped leaves MORE »

Onslow County Multipurpose Complex

Around the Home …

~Dr. Diana Rashash The last nine months have definitely allowed people to note the problem areas in their yards.  These can include wet areas that drain poorly, areas that have eroded, and everything MORE »

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4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp RegistrationWed May 4, 2016 Today
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
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EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongWed May 4, 2016 Today
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
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EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongWed May 4, 2016 Today
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
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4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp RegistrationThu May 5, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 21 hours away
EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongThu May 5, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 22 hours away
EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the FactsThu May 5, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 23 hours away
EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongThu May 5, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
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