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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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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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4-H Summer - Sign Up
Today

CLICK HERE to learn more about our Washington County 4-H Summer programs for 2016!

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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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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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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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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 »

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Who wants to keep FOOD SAFE?

This is a 16 hour class based on the NC Food Code. Successful completion of this class will mean the food service establishment will be eligible for two points on their sanitation score. MORE »

Emily Chandler and Keriah Bell show off a perfect Double Tree Pose during partner yoga class.

4-H Yoga Program Promotes Healthy Lifestyles

Youth across the county are busy with testing this month, making strategies for reducing stress and improving health are especially important. Washington County 4-H developed a 4-week yoga program to address this need. MORE »

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4-H District Activity Day

Chocowinity, NC – Washington County 4-H’ers participated in the 2016 Northeast District 4-H Presentation Contest on May 14th, 2015. The contests were held at Southside High School in Chocowinity, NC. Four-H offers its 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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4-H Cloverbud Day CampTue Aug 2 - Thu Aug 4, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
128 E Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 2 days away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
4-H NCACC Youth SummitFri Aug 12 - Sat Aug 13, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Winston-Salem, NC, USA
— 2 weeks away
Green Pepper JellyThu Aug 18 - Thu Aug 18, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
128 W Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 3 weeks away
4-H Youth Volunteer Awards DueFri Aug 19 - Fri Aug 19, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, United States
— 3 weeks away
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
— 4 weeks away
Office ClosedMon Sep 5 - Mon Sep 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
128 E Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 1 month 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
— 2 months away
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