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Flood Recovery
Information

Recovering after a disaster can be very trying. These factsheets have been prepared to help people dealing with a disaster to begin the process of recovery safely. https://ncdisaster.ces.ncsu.edu/disaster-factsheets/recovery/

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Flood Recovery
Information

Recovering after a disaster can be very trying. These factsheets have been prepared to help people dealing with a disaster to begin the process of recovery safely. https://ncdisaster.ces.ncsu.edu/disaster-factsheets/recovery/

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SHIIP

Open Enrollment for
Medicare Plan D

Open Enrollment for Medicare Plan D will begin October 15.  Open Enrollment will go to December 7.  This is the time you look at your current Plan D, consider your options and can choose a new plan, or it is the opportunity to enroll as a new Medicare beneficiary.  Call Gail Spiewak, SHIIP Coordinator at the Chowan County Cooperative Extension Center, 252-482-6585 to make your appointment.

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See Us on YouTube!

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

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4-H Youth Talent
Show

Chowan County 4-H and the Regional Fair Board present... The Albemarle's Got Talent Wednesday, September 25 at 6pm American Legion Post 40 Fairgrounds Edenton, NC General Rules *Contestants must be 9 to 18 years of age and reside in Northeast North Carolina *All acts should be appropriate for a 4-H family event *Prizes will be awarded in a junior (ages 9-13) and senior (ages 14-18) division * Applications must be postmarked by Wednesday, September 11 or in the Chowan County 4-H Office by Friday, September 13!!  For the complete list of rules and application: 4-H Youth Talent Show--Rules & Regulations 4-H Youth Talent Show Application

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Gardening in the
Albemarle

New to the area? New to gardening? Join the local Extension office for this 5-week gardening course that begins September 20th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm in Edenton. Topics include southern lawns, regional plant selections, growing edibles at home, and more. The course is free, but registration is required. For more information or to register, call (252) 482-6585.

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Soybean Rust Update

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

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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Nickels For Know-How

Don’t Forget to visit the Chowan County Cooperative Extension Office,  Polling Station, 730 N. Granville St. Suite A., Edenton NC on November 1, 2016 to vote. Hours 8am-5pm MORE »

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Gardening in the Albemarle begins on September 20th! popular

New to the area? New to gardening? Join the local Extension office for this 5-week gardening course that begins September 20th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm in Edenton. Topics include southern lawns, regional plant selections, 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

Pictured are Master Gardener of the Year Elaine Grosejan (right), and Extension Agent Katy Shook (left).

Master Gardeners Celebrate Horticulture Education

Chowan, Gates, & Perquimans County Extension Master Gardeners celebrated program accomplishments and the Master Gardener of the Year award at a recent reception in Hertford. In 2015, local Master Gardeners volunteered over 2,500 MORE »

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SHIIP Medicare Counseling Tue Sep 27, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 days away
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineTue Sep 27, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 2 days away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Sep 27, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 3 days away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Sep 27, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 3 days away
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineThu Sep 29, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 4 days away
Master Gardener Fall Plant SaleSat Oct 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 6 days away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Oct 4, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 1 week away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Oct 4, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 1 week away
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