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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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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 Art Contest
Results!

In October, 4-H’ers submitted artwork using paints, oils, pencil, marker, etc. to be judged. Winners received Clover Cash!  1st=$50, 2nd=$30, 3rd=$15, Cloverbuds=$10 Artwork will be displayed at the Granville County Expo Center for the month of December. Look for another contest coming early this spring in photography!  First Place Senior--Gabrielle Rodriguez  Second Place Senior--Amber Harvey  Third Place Senior--Kolbe Flood   First Place Junior--Timothy Flood   Second Place Junior--Amelia Laursen   Third Place Junior--Anna Currin

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Granville County 4-H Newsletter for Fall 2014!

Read the latest and greatest news from Granville County 4-H!  If you have any questions or want to know more about a program, please contact Jessica Harris at 919-603-1350 or jessica_harris@ncsu.edu. *Please be MORE »

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Select A Christmas Tree, Then Keep It Fresh

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 November 25, 2014 Select A Christmas Tree, Then Keep It Fresh   Proper selection and care of your Christmas MORE »

Container Gardening Indoors

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 November 4, 2014 Container Gardening Indoors Wouldn’t it be great to pick fresh vegetables from an indoor container garden MORE »

Growing Garden Chrysanthemums

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 October 7, 2014     Growing Garden Chrysanthemums Garden Chrysanthemums or ‘mums’ take over when we remove annual flowers MORE »

Get the Money Monkey Off Your Back Series

NEWS RELEASE: Release immediately FROM: Paul W. Westfall, County Extension Director DATE: September 24, 2014 RE: Get the Money Monkey Off your Back Series Take Charge of Your Spending! How would you like MORE »

Winter Squash

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 September 25, 2014 2014 Winter Squash There are many types of winter squash that are now being displayed in MORE »

2014 Pesticide Collection Day

NEWS RELEASE: Release immediately FROM: Paul W. Westfall, County Extension Director DATE:   September 9, 2014 RE:  Pesticide Disposal Day There will be a Pesticide Disposal Day on September 30th from 10:00 am until MORE »

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Working ArtsWed Feb 18, 2015 @ 9:30 AM -
Thu Feb 19, 2015 @ 3:30 PM Where:
304 S Morgan St, Roxboro, NC 27573, USA
— 3 months away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - PiedmontTue Jul 7 - Fri Jul 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheboro, NC, USA
— 7 months away
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