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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Southern Appalachian
Family Farms

Southern Appalachian Family Farms is having an initial membership drive.  SAFF is a farmer-led and managed organization.  SAFF’s objective is to enable farmers to create a self-sufficient enterprise. SAFF 2014 Calendar SAFF (Southern Appalachian Family Farms) SAFF Membership Application

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Clay County Master Gardeners

Clay County Master
Gardener Volunteer Association

Clay County Master Gardeners are busy again!  Check out their blog at http://ccmgva.blogspot.com/

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CALS has an App For
That!

Trying to grow grass? Tackling stubborn weeds?  CALS has an app for that! North Carolina State University Lawn Care App is a free download on iTunes.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Have you submitted a
soil sample?

Are you looking for the results?  Click here:  http://www.ncagr.gov/agronomi/pals/index.aspx Click on the "Search User Profiles" tab and enter your last name to find your results:

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AG Newsletter-October 2014

Contents of Newsletter: WNC AgOptions Grant Cycle Begins Clay County Soil Sample Drive SAFF Farm Tour – 11/8 Turf & Landscape Professionals Seminar – 11/14 Pesticide Licensing Exam – 12/3 WNC AgOptions Grant MORE »

Extension Gardener newsletter

Help Us Improve!

Throughout the year we strive to bring you useful, accurate, and timely gardening information you can trust through the Extension Gardener newsletter, portal, and Facebook page. Please take our short online survey to MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

Lawn & Landscape Professionals Seminar

Dr. Barbara Fair an NC State Extension Horticulture Specialist; Cliff Ruth, Extension Area Horticulture Agent; Silas Brown, Clay County Extension Agent; and Keith Wood, Cherokee County Extension Agent will be presenting a Lawn MORE »

Ag Newsletter September 2014

Clay County Cooperative Extension celebrating Extension's Centennial. Soil sample drive underway. Many workshops available for the MORE »

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Learn to Grow in a High Tunnel

The Cherokee County Cooperative Extension Service is offering a high tunnel production series of classes.  A high tunnel is a non-heated greenhouse structure where crops can be grown year round in the soil.  Growing crops MORE » – from   Cherokee County Center

Start a New School Year With 4-H

Summer is almost over. School is getting ready to start. Lots of excitement and then the routine starts again: the old outcry of “There is nothing for kids to do around here”! Is MORE »

Ag Newsletter July 2014

In this issue find out more information about the Honeybee Assistance Program and how cherry trees affect MORE »

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Floriculture InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

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Veggie Varmint

The “Veggie Varmint” contest, hosted at the Burke County fair each year, is delightful, creative way to connect children with produce. Without the pressure to “EAT IT”, children (and adults) are encouraged to MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

Downy Mildew
Image by Gerald Holmes, courtesy of Bugwood

Downy Mildew

Downy mildew is here! Look on the tops of leaves for angular, yellow to brown wounds that stop at a leaf vein. Management suggestions: • Plant early in the season so you can MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

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Greenstriped Mapleworms

Greenstriped Mapleworms Greenstriped mapleworms are found in the piedmont the end of June and early July. As their name suggests their preferred hosts are maple trees, but they are also found on boxelder MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

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EVENTS View All
4-H MeetingTue Nov 4, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
Conference Room, Cooperative Extension office
— 5 days away
HolidayTue Nov 11 - Tue Nov 11, 2014 - ALL DAY— 2 weeks away
Lawn & Landscape Professionals SeminarFri Nov 14, 2014
8:15 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Brasstown Community Civic Center, 255 Settawig Rd, Brasstown, NC 28902, United States
— 2 weeks away
4-H MeetingTue Nov 25, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Meeting Room, 36 Davis Loop, Hayesville, NC 28904
— 4 weeks away
HolidayThu Nov 27 - Thu Nov 27, 2014 - ALL DAY— 4 weeks away
HolidayFri Nov 28 - Fri Nov 28, 2014 - ALL DAY— 4 weeks away
4-H Club MeetingTue Dec 9, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Meeting Room, 36 Davis Loop, Hayesville, NC 28904
— 1 month away
4-H MeetingTue Dec 23, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Meeting Room, 36 Davis Loop, Hayesville, NC 28904
— 2 months away
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