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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

See Us on YouTube!

See our YouTube video. . .  "Chowan County Extension is..."

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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 (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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SHIIP Counseling
Sessions

On the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month.  Chowan County SHIIP Coordinator, Gail Spiewak will hold counseling sessions.  Please call for appointment, 482-6585.

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4-Hers Attend NE District Teen Retreat

4-Hers from Chowan County attended the Northeast District 4-H Teen Retreat March 28-30 in Nash County. The 2014 District Teen Retreat had a total of 178 participants including 156 youth and 22 Cooperative MORE »

StepsToHealth

Third Graders Learn to Eat Smart & Move More popular

Beth Stanley, 4-H Agent with the Chowan County Cooperative Extension Service, recently taught 3rd grade students at D.F. Walker Elementary how to eat smart and move more!  They participated in a nine-week Steps MORE »

Spring 2014 Extension Gardener Newsletter popular

2014 – Spring- Coastal Plain Extension Gardener Newsletter Plant Native Flowers for Pollinators, by Charlotte Glen Growing Plants from Seed, by Charlotte Glen Early Spring EPS (Early Planting Syndron), by Nichole Sanchez Pawpaw MORE »

NC Strawberry Association Scholarships

The NC Strawberry Association seeks applications for its 2014 scholarships. The intent of this scholarship is to promote future leadership in the strawberry industry and the scholarship is open to students applying to, MORE »

Watermelon Variety Trials

The 2013 trial results booklet is in final review. This link will be updated as soon as it is available. Until then, you may still like to reference the 2012 results: Watermelon Cultivar Booklet MORE » – from   Gates County Center

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Ask A Master Gardener - Radio ProgramThu Apr 17, 2014
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM— 21 hours away
Pesticide Disposal Collection DayWed Apr 30, 2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Center Hill-Crossroads Volunteer Fire Dept.
— 2 weeks away
Chowan County Extension Report To The People & Centennial CelebrationMon May 5, 2014
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Public Safety Center
— 3 weeks away
Ask A Master Gardener - Garden HelplineTue May 6, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 3 weeks away
Northeast Ag ExpoFri May 9, 2014
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
C A Perry & Son Inc, (Chowan Farms Div. at Crossroads) Virginia Road, Tyner, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Ask A Master Gardener - Garden HelplineTue Jun 3, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 months away
North Carolina Crawfish Growers Association Promotion BoilSat Jun 7, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Raleigh State Farmers Market
— 2 months away
North Carolina Crawfish Growers Association Promotional BoilSat Jun 21, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, Sandy Ridge Road, Colfax, NC, United States
— 2 months away
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