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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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SHIIP

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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

See Us on YouTube!

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

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4-H Clover

Chowan County 4-H
#Summer2016

4-H summer programming provides safe, supervised, and educational opportunities for youth ages 5-18! Sign up today! Space is limited! Registration Packet & Information Please review and complete all necessary paperwork! Registration will not be complete until ALL forms and fees are received. Schedule Registration Form  & 4-H Enrollment Form (both forms are required for all events) 4-H Medical Information & Informed Consent (required for overnight events) For more information, please contact Beth Stanley, 4-H Agent

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Solar panels

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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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

Mark your calendar for upcoming Field Days! popular

Mark your calendar for these upcoming events….. Northeast Ag Expo Field Day: Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 8:00am to noon.  Additional information can be found at: http://www.ncneagexpo.com/home Blackland Farm Managers Tour: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 MORE » – from   Cotton

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Managing Plant Bugs in Blooming Cotton popular

When cotton blooms, it’s time to switch sampling and thresholds for plant bugs.  This previous article covered management of plant bugs pre-bloom.  There is no magic switch point, but once cotton blooms for MORE » – from   Cotton

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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NC Hospitality & Pride

June 23, 2016 3:00-5:00pm or July 21, 2016 5:00-7:00pm Chowan County Extension Building Conference Room. 730 N. Granville St. Edenton NC Call to sign up Contact Mary Morris 252-482-6585 or click MORE »

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Canning Classes Announced

Mary Morris, Family & Consumer Science Agent, will be offering these canning classes this summer!  Check out the dates and call to reserve your MORE »

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ServSafe June 26-30, 2016

Servsafe will be offered in Edenton, June 26-30, 2016 at the Chowan County Agriculture Building from 9am-5pm.  The test will be administered on June 30th from 9-11am. To register call Mary Morris at MORE »

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SHIIP Medicare Counseling Tue Jul 26, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— Tomorrow
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineTue Jul 26, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— Tomorrow
Weigh-in WedWed Jul 27 - Wed Jul 27, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Chowan Ag. Building
— 2 days away
SHIIP Medicare CounselingThu Jul 28, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 3 days away
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineThu Jul 28, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 3 days away
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineTue Aug 2, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 1 week away
Weigh-in WedWed Aug 3 - Wed Aug 3, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Chowan Ag. Building
— 1 week away
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineThu Aug 4, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 1 week away
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