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Interested in Showing
Livestock?

If you are interested, or planning on showing an animal this year at the four county youth livestock show, please contact the Granville County Extension Office and ask for Taylor Jones, 4-H Agent! The deadline to sign up is July 31, 2015. The show is Friday, September 25th at the Granville Expo Center. See information below for more details! 2015 4-H Four County Livestock Show Rules and Regulations Cloverbud Livestock Entry Form Jr. Sr. Livestock Entry Form

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Interested in Showing
Livestock?

If you are interested, or planning on showing an animal this year at the four county youth livestock show, please contact the Granville County Extension Office and ask for Taylor Jones, 4-H Agent! The deadline to sign up is July 31, 2015. The show is Friday, September 25th at the Granville Expo Center. See information below for more details! 2015 4-H Four County Livestock Show Rules and Regulations Cloverbud Livestock Entry Form Jr. Sr. Livestock Entry Form

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4-H SUMMER FUN 2015
BROCHURE IS HERE!!

Sign up now before spaces fill up! Registration form is in the brochure! 4-H Summer Fun Brochure 2015

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Get the Money Monkey
Off Your Back

North Carolina State University and North Carolina A&T State University commit themselves to positive action to secure equal opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran’s status.     In addition, the two Universities welcome all person without regard to sexual orientation. North Carolina State University, North Carolina A&T State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments cooperating. NEWS RELEASE: Release immediately FROM: Paul W. Westfall, County Extension Director DATE:  July 14, 2015 RE: Get the Money Monkey Off your Back Series Take Charge of Your Spending! How would you like more money in your wallet? If you are like most people, you sure could use more. If you’d like to get organized and make the most of what you have, check out this opportunity to learn how to get that money monkey off your back! The Get the Money Monkey Off your Back series will be offered starting on Tuesday, August 4 through Tuesday, September 1, 2015. All classes meet once a week from 6 to 8 p.m. Who is this series for? Anyone who wants to take control of their spending so they can pay their bills on time and save some money, too. Maybe you spent too much on holiday gifts and need to get the bills paid down. It’s for anyone who has said, “Some day I’ll get control of my spending”. The series will be held at the ACIM building located at 634 Roxboro Road in Oxford. Included in this free series are all classes with money management materials, snacks and prizes for attendance. There will be no childcare provided, but parents may bring interested children over age 12. Participants will: Identify their values about money and the way they spend; Learn to prioritize spending; Learn to set up and stick with a spending plan; Set up a financial record-keeping system; Find ways to save money for emergencies; Develop a plan for paying off small amounts of debt. Area Congregations in Ministry and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension-Granville County Center are sponsoring the series. For more information or to register by July 28,2015 call ACIM at (919) 690-0961 or the Granville County Extension Center at (919) 603-1350. Persons with disabilities and persons with limited English proficiency may request accommodations to participate by contacting Paul Westfall, County Extension Director, at (919) 603-1350, via email to paul_westfall@ncsu.edu, or in person at the County Extension Office at least 10 days prior to the event. Money Monkey Registration Form

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Granville County Teen
Court

Granville County Teen Court is a sentencing/diversion option administered by NC Cooperative Extension for youth ages ten to seventeen and currently enrolled in Granville County Schools who admit responsibility for a misdemeanor offense.

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4-H SUMMER FUN 2015
BROCHURE IS HERE!!

Sign up now before spaces fill up! Registration form is in the brochure! 4-H Summer Fun Brochure 2015

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Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Update

July 29, 2015 NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Update Paul Westfall, Extension Livestock Agent Oxford, NC. – The North Carolina State Veterinarian has announced that all Poultry Flock Owners, MORE »

July 27 Crop Report

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville/Person Counties July 27th Crop Report Most producers have started or are through the first cut on tobacco. The corn crop looks good MORE »

Avian Flu popular

Avian Flu and how it may affect You! (Written by Dan Campeau, Area Specialized Poultry Agent, NC Cooperative Extension Service.) How can this current stain of High Path Avian Flu affect you? There MORE »

Oxford Piedmont Site

At Oxford Piedmont One site there was very little worm activity and some flea beetle activity but treatments were not MORE »

July 10th Crop Report

July 10th Crop Report Tobacco crop is progressing. Some producers are making a first cutting. They are also working on sucker control and topping tobacco. The corn crop looks good overall, but the MORE »

Preparing For and Controlling Ticks

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 July 10, 2015 Preparing For and Controlling Ticks Here is some current information about ticks that was shared with MORE »

Oxford Scouting Report

At Piedmont 1 in Oxford insect scouting report sees a little budworm activity not at threshold. Also there are signs of flea beetle damage also not at MORE »

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Southern Forages Dinner and ProgramThu Sep 3, 2015
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Guildford County Extension Center 3309 Burlington Rd. Greensboro, NC 27405
— 1 month away
Poultry Record Books DueTue Nov 3 - Tue Nov 3, 2015 - ALL DAY— 3 months away
3:30 pm 2015 Four County 4-H Poultry Show and SaleSat Nov 7, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive Henderson, NC
— 3 months away
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