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Association Scholarship

February 2, 2015 News Release: For Immediate Release From: Paul W. Westfall            County Extension Director EVA Taking Veterans and Adult Scholarship Applications Granville County residents enrolling in college for the 2015-2016 school year may apply now for the Granville County Extension Volunteer Association (EVA) Scholarship. EVA will award one $500 scholarship to a deserving Veteran or employed adult enrolled in a one-two-or four year business or service-related program at a North Carolina institute of higher learning. Recipients are selected based on academics, activities and honors. Applications are available at the Granville County Cooperative Extension Service Center at 208 Wall St. in Oxford, or via download from the link at http://granville.ces.ncsu.edu/college-scholarships/. Completed applications must be returned to the Cooperative Extension Center, P.O .Box 926 Oxford, N.C. 27565. Applications must be postmarked by May 1, 2015. For more information contact Gwen Hernandez, County Administrative Assistant at 919-603-1350 or email gwen_hernandez@ncsu.edu.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Extension Volunteer
Association Scholarship

February 2, 2015 News Release: For Immediate Release From: Paul W. Westfall            County Extension Director EVA Taking Veterans and Adult Scholarship Applications Granville County residents enrolling in college for the 2015-2016 school year may apply now for the Granville County Extension Volunteer Association (EVA) Scholarship. EVA will award one $500 scholarship to a deserving Veteran or employed adult enrolled in a one-two-or four year business or service-related program at a North Carolina institute of higher learning. Recipients are selected based on academics, activities and honors. Applications are available at the Granville County Cooperative Extension Service Center at 208 Wall St. in Oxford, or via download from the link at http://granville.ces.ncsu.edu/college-scholarships/. Completed applications must be returned to the Cooperative Extension Center, P.O .Box 926 Oxford, N.C. 27565. Applications must be postmarked by May 1, 2015. For more information contact Gwen Hernandez, County Administrative Assistant at 919-603-1350 or email gwen_hernandez@ncsu.edu.

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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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Coggin's Clinics

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. January 22, 2015 News Release:          For Immediate Release From:             Paul W. Westfall County Extension Director ********** 2015 Coggin’s Clinics The Granville County Cooperative Extension Service, Large Animal Veterinary Services, Flat River Veterinary Clinic, and Southern States Cooperative of Oxford are working together to provide Coggin’s Clinics for county horse owners.    The dates and times for the clinics are: Saturday, February 7, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Saturday, February 14, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Friday, February 20 from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm Saturday, February 21 from 8:30 am to 12:30 All the clinics will be held at Southern States Cooperative, 607 Hillsboro Street, Oxford, NC.  Turn into the west end of the store parking lot, cross the railroad tracks, and proceed to the bulk storage area where you will see the clinic set up.  There is a circular drive that should make it easy for folks to get in and out. Please call the Granville County Cooperative Extension Center at (919) 603-1350 or send an email to gwen_hernandez@ncsu.edu to make an appointment for your horses to be tested.  Vaccinations are also available at the Coggin’s Clinics. Horses that are taken off the farm to events such horse shows or trail rides, or even for pleasure riding off the farm should be tested for Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA).  He Coggin’s Clinics offer this test at a reduced rate for horse owners. Folks who have questions or need directions should call the Granville County Cooperative Extension Center at (919) 603-1350. ###

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$750 Herter-O'Neal
Scholarship Available for Residents Pursuing a College Degree in a Business-Related Field of Study

Deadline for applicant to turn in completed scholarship application and letters of reference is Thursday, March 19, 2015 by 4pm. Herter-O'Neal News Release Brochure Application

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Tobacco Greenhouse Seedling Production

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville/Person Counties This is an article I thought was excellent from Curtis Fountain Extension Agent in Duplin County. Tobacco Greenhouse Seedling Production Looking MORE »

Keeping Greenhouses Warm

Gary Cross Area Ag Agent –Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville/Person Counties Keeping Greenhouses Warm With cold temperatures, ice, and snow it is essential that you have back up power such as MORE »

Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstrations

February 9, 2015 Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstrations Scheduled   People who want to learn how to properly prune fruit trees are welcome to attend two pruning demonstrations; one in Person County and one MORE »

Get the Money Monkey off Your Back! popular

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. MORE »

Be Aware of Mistletoe-A Poisonous Plant

Be Aware of Mistletoe, A Poisonous Plant Broadleaf mistletoe is an evergreen parasitic plant that grows on a number of landscape tree species. These leafy mistletoes have green stems with thick leaves that MORE »

Tobacco Greenhouse Sanitation

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville, Person Counties I am taking from a Plant Pathology publication called Tobacco Disease Management in Greenhouses By Tom Melton. The largest problems MORE »

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— 2 weeks away
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 @ 5:00 PM Where:
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— 2 weeks away
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://forestrywebinars.net
— 3 weeks away
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
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— 4 weeks away
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 weeks away
Project Learning Tree K-12 WorkshopWed Apr 22, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
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— 2 months away
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
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