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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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2016-2017 NC State 4-H Secretary-Treasurer, Brian Cuthrell addresses the delegation.

4-H'ers Honored at
State Congress

CLICK HERE for the full Article! 2016-2017 NC State 4-H Secretary-Treasurer, Brian Cuthrell addresses the delegation.[/caption]

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Washington County 4-H youth attends NCACC Youth Summit

Washington County 4-H’er, Marisa Horton of Creswell, attended the seventh annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit, which was held in Winston Salem, North Carolina August 12-13, 2016. North Carolina MORE »

4-H Hall of Fame Inductee, Bonita Cuthrell poses for a photo with her son and daughter Brian and Betsy Cuthrell.

4-H’ers Honored at State Congress popular

Washington County 4-H’ers were among those receiving top honors during the recent State 4-H Congress, held in Raleigh July 16-19. This year’s 4-H Congress attracted over 500 youth and their adult leaders for MORE »

State 4-H Council Meets popular

North Carolina 4-H State and District 4-H Council Officers along with Agent Advisors gathered in Raleigh recently to review 4-H Congress, plan State 4-H Council Conference and participate in leadership workshops and experiences.  MORE » – from   North Carolina 4-H

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4-H Citizenship Focus

A delegation of Washington County 4-H members attended 4-H Citizenship North Carolina Focus, which was held in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Washington County delegation returned home from three days in which more than MORE »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

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

Impact of Flooding in Corn

Heavy rains have left many fields of Washington County, NC flooded over the past few days.  For more information on the impact flooding has on corn, please access Dr. Ron Heiniger’s article by MORE »

Millstone 4-H Camp Open House

Millstone 4-H Camp invites you to join us for our 2016 Open House on Sunday, May 15th from 1:30-4:30pm!  Come and experience what Millstone has to offer.  We’ll be featuring guided tours, fun MORE » – from   North Carolina 4-H

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Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood Professional Development WorkshopTue Aug 30, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Pettigrew State Park, 2252 Lake Shore Rd, Creswell, NC 27928, USA
— 17 hours away
Office ClosedMon Sep 5 - Mon Sep 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
128 E Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 6 days away
Eastern 4-H Center Community Fun DaySat Sep 17 - Sat Sep 17, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Eastern 4-H Center, 100 S Clover Way, Columbia, NC 27925, United States
— 3 weeks away
4-H Volunteer Conference of the Southern StatesSat Oct 1 - Tue Oct 4, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Georgia, USA
— 1 month away
National 4-H WeekSun Oct 2 - Sat Oct 8, 2016 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
NC State FairThu Oct 13 - Sun Oct 23, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Raleigh, NC, USA
— 1 month away
Office ClosedFri Nov 11 - Fri Nov 11, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
128 E Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 2 months away
2016 4-H Rabbit and Chicken ShowSat Nov 19 - Sat Nov 19, 2016 - ALL DAY— 3 months away
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