Classes & Workshops & Events
Tree Fruit Production | January 16, 2020 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Cunningham Research Station, Kinston NC | $10
Learn to grow tree fruit for sale or personal use that grow well in coastal North Carolina. We will discuss the fundamentals of growing and hold a pruning demonstration. Special guest speaker, Dr. Mike Parker, is a Tree Fruit Extension Specialist and Associate Professor at N.C. State University. He works extensively with apples, peaches and alternative tree crops.
Registration deadline is January 14, 2020 at 5 p.m. Call Lenior County Extension to register at 252.527.2191
Small Fruit Production | January 25, 2020 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Pender County Extension Office | $10
This workshop will cover which small fruit crops thrive in coastal North Carolina and the details you need to grow them successfully followed by a pruning demonstration. There will be two guest speakers. Dr. Bill Cline is an Extension Specialist who has extensive experience in the production and disease management of blueberries, muscadines and strawberries. Dr. Mark Hoffman, is a Small Fruit Extension Specialist and Assistant Professor at N.C. State University, where he covers strawberry and grape production.
You must register for this class online by January 23, 2020 at 5 p.m.
4-H Electric Project Workshop | January 21, 2020 | Cost $10 for ages 9-12
4-H Cloverbud S.T.E.M Workshop | January 22, 2020| Cost $10 for ages 5-8