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Wake 4-H eNewsletter

Our eNewsletter is published twice a month, with additional updates on special 4-H events and activities.  You can unsubscribe yourself at any time and we do not send spam or sell email addresses to anyone. Text WAKE4H to 22828 or Click here

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Wake 4-H eNewsletter

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Eastern Piedmont Farm
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Informational sessions for the Eastern Piedmont Farm School will be held in two locations: Franklin County Center January 7, 2016 @ 6:30 pm Wake County Center, January 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm NC Farm School (NCFS) is a program committed to helping farmers develop business skills that will have a real effect on their ability to successfully manage a farm and create economic stability. This focus comes from a desire to see growth in small communities throughout North Carolina by giving farmers training to help them succeed. NCFS connects business principles and production practices in order to create stable farm businesses. Contact Jeana Myers (919-250-1113) or Carol Mitchell (919-250-1094) if you have questions about the Eastern Piedmont Farm School. NCFarm.School_Eastern Piedmont NC Farm School Long Description

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online Extension Gardener Newsletter!

Welcome to our online Extension Gardener Newsletter!   It has gardening tips, recent research, showstopper plants, and all kinds of interesting and timely information about home gardening in NC. You can subscribe to be notified when current newsletters become available online every other month. http://extensiongardener.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Soil Testing

There will be a charge for soil testing this year at the NCDA&CS Agronomic Division between Nov. 30, 2015 and Mar. 31, 2016, so if possible, submit your soil samples prior to this time period.  The charge will be $4 per sample, payable by credit card or escrow account, between the hours of 6am-6pm. Gates will prevent after hours delivery. Soil sample test kits are available at the Cooperative Extension Wake County Center.  For more information on the soil testing process please call a Master Gardener Volunteer at (919) 250-1084 or visit NCDA&CS Agronomic Divisions website at http://www.ncagr.gov/agronomi/sthome.htm

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Wake 4-H eNewsletter

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Weed Science Society of NC ** SAVE the DATE

The 34th Annual Meeting of the Weed Science Society of North Carolina will be held on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the Ruby McSwain Education Center at the J.C. Raulston Arboretum from 8:00 MORE »

Northeast District Teen Retreat

Teens ages 13+ are invited to join us for the 2016 Northeast District Teen Retreat! Click here for flier.  Workshops have not yet been announced; we will update when new information is available MORE »

NC Farm School – Eastern Piedmont

Informational sessions for the Eastern Piedmont Farm School will be held in two locations: Franklin County Center January 7, 2016 @ 6:30 pm Wake County Center, January 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm Our MORE »

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Is your livestock at risk from storm damage?

The recent rain and wind events during this year’s tropical storms have posed a threat to livestock owners throughout the storm region.  The safety and health of livestock must be a priority. For MORE »

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Local Grapes Grow in Wake County

The past month has been prime time for grape harvest.  Vineyards from all over the region have been picking, pressing, juicing and fermenting.  Quincy Adams of Adams Vineyard and Winery in Willow Springs MORE »

Tobacco Research Referendum

The Wake County Tobacco Research Referendum will be held on Thursday, November 19, 2015. Katherine Williams, County Extension Director, said the polling location will be at the Wake County Agricultural Services Center in Raleigh(4001 Carya MORE »

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EVENTS View All
[ProNR] Forest Health WorkshopTue Feb 9, 2016
8:00 AM - 4:15 PM Where:
McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
— 2 days away
NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Open HouseSat Apr 23, 2016
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
1060 William Moore Drive Raleigh, NC 27607
— 2 months away
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopTue May 10, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 3 months away
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopSat Aug 27, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Agapé Center for Environmental Education, 1369 Tyler Dewar Ln, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526, United States
— 7 months away
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