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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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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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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

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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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Farm Transition Workshop – February 19

Chowan County Cooperative Extension and The University of Mount Olive Agribusiness Center present Farm Transition Planning: Strategies and Solutions Friday, February 19, 2016 Chowan County Cooperative Extension Center 730 North Granville Street – MORE » – from   Gates County Center

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Forestry Meeting – February 11 popular

**Pre-registration is required, call 357-1400 by February 8th.** The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans Counties will offer a workshop for forest landowners on February 11th, 6:00 – 8:00pm at Merchant’s Millpond Visitors MORE » – from   Gates County Center

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SHIIP Medicare CounselingTue Feb 9, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 20 hours away
Aquaponics ShortcourseWed Feb 10, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton New Bern - Riverfront
— 2 days away
Aquaponics ShortcourseWed Feb 10, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Bern Riverfront, 100 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560, United States
— 2 days away
Perquimans County Corn Production MeetingWed Feb 10, 2016
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM— 2 days away
SHIIP Medicare CounselingThu Feb 11, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 3 days away
Forestry MeetingThu Feb 11, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Merchants Millpond State Park Visitors Center, 176 Mill Pond Rd, Gatesville, NC 27938
— 3 days away
North Carolina Aquaculture Development ConferenceFri Feb 12, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -
Sat Feb 13, 2016 @ 3:30 PM Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton New Bern - Riverfront
— 4 days away
Respirator Fit-Test/Medical Clearance EventFri Feb 12, 2016
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Crossroads Fire Dept, 105 Center Hill Hwy, Tyner
— 4 days away
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