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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 December 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm Wake County Center, December 13, 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 Emily Mueller (919-250-1096) if you have questions about the Eastern Piedmont Farm School. NC Farm School Long Description Eastern Piedmont Form 2017 https://ncfarmschool.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Eastern Piedmont Farm
School

Informational sessions for the Eastern Piedmont Farm School will be held in two locations: Franklin County Center December 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm Wake County Center, December 13, 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 Emily Mueller (919-250-1096) if you have questions about the Eastern Piedmont Farm School. NC Farm School Long Description Eastern Piedmont Form 2017 https://ncfarmschool.ces.ncsu.edu/

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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

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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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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Extension Master
Gardener Volunteers

An Extension Master Gardener Volunteer is available to answer your questions on home gardening and landscape horticulture! Monday - Friday 9:00am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:00pm (919) 250-1084 mgardener@wakegov.com

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NC Farm School Summit: Oct. 11, 2016

NC Farm School Summit October 11, 2016, from 8:30am-4:00pm Guilford County Extension Center (address: 3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405) The NC Farm School Summit is open to anyone interested in starting a MORE »

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Keep Weeds From Taking Over Your Pansy Beds

It is the time of year when landscapers and homeowners are preparing to plant winter color beds.  The most common species used in winter color beds are pansies and violas.  These colorful bedding MORE » – from   Weeds

Soybean Rust Update popular

Sept. 23, 2016 from Jim Dunphy, Crop Science Extension Specialist (Soybeans) and Lindsey Thiessen, Extension Plant Pathologist Although Asiatic Soybean Rust may be moving up the Mississippi River valley pretty rapidly, it seems MORE » – from   Integrated Pest Management

Improving Integrated Pest Management in Tobacco popular

Our laboratory has recently published a study which measured the differences between our current integrated pest management (IPM) recommendations for tobacco insect management and what growers actually do. This was the topic of Jeremy Slone’s MORE » – from   Entomology

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Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

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 »

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Project Learning Tree Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood WorkshopTue Nov 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd, Fayetteville, NC 28301, USA
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Project Learning Tree Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood WorkshopWed Nov 16, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd, Fayetteville, NC 28301, USA
— 2 months away
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