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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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Elaney Wood Heritage
Farmers Market Opening Day: May 7th

The winter has come and gone and we are ready to see some spring sprouts!!  We are looking forward to spring and another successful season of the Elaney Wood Heritage Farmers Market.  Please Come Out To Browse and Support Our Vendors!

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Catfaced strawberry

New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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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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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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Spring shot of one of the beds in the pollinator garden featuring eastern ninebark, wild indigo, gallberry, garden heliotrope, bronze fennel, and more! Photo by Debbie Roos.

Pollinator Garden Tour Wednesday, May 11 popular

Wednesday May 11 at 5:30 pm Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The garden was designed to MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

2015 4-H Cloverbud Camp

4-H Summer Day Camp with Us!

Greene County 4-H’s summer program information is up and ready to go for those interested in having fun and learning all summer long!  Registration deadlines are two weeks before scheduled camps begin, so MORE »

2015 NC 4-H Congress Delegates

2016 NC 4-H Congress

NC 4-H Congress is an annual event where 4-H members from across the state come together to participate in leadership workshops, network with other 4-H’ers, complete a community service project, vote on their MORE »

4-H Jr. Leader Training

Greene County 4-H is looking for enthusiastic teens to become 4-H Jr. Leaders!  These Jr. Leaders will serve as volunteers this summer during our 4-H Summer Day Camps! They will add a bit MORE »

Looking for Summer Shadows

Mrs. Emily will be accepting Jr. Teen Leaders as ‘summer shadows’ to help with camps and assist at the office.  Below you will find the details regarding this opportunity. Mrs. Emily will allow only one MORE »

2016 North Carolina Soybean Variety Information

The results from NC State University Department of Crop Science official variety trial programs conducted during summer 2015 are available below. 1. Top Ten Yielding Soybean Varieties 2. Relative Yield, Over All Locations MORE »

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Hold Your Horses Day CampMon Jun 13, 2016
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— 2 weeks away
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