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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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Fruits and vegetable produce stand

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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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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2012 Official Variety
Trial - Wheat Data

Click here to find out more information on the NCSU Small Grains Website.

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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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Northampton County 4-H Teen Retreat delegates 2014

4-H Teen Retreat 2014

District Teen Retreat is a fun 4-H weekend event where the 4-H’ers ages 13 -18 years in the Northeast District get to participate in District Officer campaigns, workshops, fun activities, and community service. MORE »

Northampton County 4-H Photography Workshop participants. March, 2014.

4-H: Focus on Photography

On March 24-26, 2014, Les Atkins, of Les Atkins Photography, taught a 4-H Photography workshop to 18 teenagers and adults in Northampton County. Through a grant funded through the North Carolina Arts Council MORE »

J'Khari Jones, Northampton County 4-H member,  receives the 4-H Youth Volunteer Award from Michael Chaney, State 4-H Council Vice President at the Northampton County 4-H Achievement Night Red Ball

4-H Achievement Night Red Ball 2014

Northampton County 4-H celebrated the events and activities from 2013 on February 20, 2014 with a Red Ball. Volunteers, donors, and 4-H members wore red and/or 4-H green at the banquet designed to MORE »

Kyoshukin Karate and Japanese Culture Camp

4-H Karate Camp Open!

Kyoshukin Karate and Japanese Culture Camp Join Northampton County 4-H on August 5-8, 2013 for Kyokushin Karate and Japanese Culture Camp taught by Kenny Buffaloe.  Registration still open!  Please contact us at (252) MORE »

4-H Photography Class

4-H Photography Classes

On April 2-4, 2013, Les Atkins, a professional photographer from Atkins Ad Group, taught a 4-H Photography workshop to 13 4-H members in Northampton County. Through a grant offered by the North Carolina MORE »

Venus Michele Spruill of Northampton County, left, is shown accepting congratulations for her new role as 2013 President Elect of the Northeast District Volunteer Leaders Association. Diane Sturges of Halifax County, right, is the current President.

President Elect Chosen from Northampton County

We are very pleased to announce that the new President Elect of the Northeast District Volunteer Leaders Association is Venus Michele Spruill of Northampton County!  Mrs. Spruill was elected by her peers to MORE »

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4-H Hungry to HelpMon Aug 25, 2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 4 days away
Pesticide RecertificationTue Aug 26, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Office, 9495 NC Hwy 305, Jackson, NC 27845
— 5 days away
Pesticide RecertificationTue Aug 26, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Office, 9495 NC Hwy 305, Jackson, NC 27845
— 5 days away
Office ClosedMon Sep 1 - Mon Sep 1, 2014 - ALL DAY— 1 week away
4-H State Council ConferenceSat Sep 6 - Sun Sep 7, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Raleigh NC
— 2 weeks away
4-H Fall Leaders' DaySat Sep 13, 2014
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Halifax Community College, 100 College Dr, Weldon, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
4-H County CouncilMon Sep 15, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
9495 NC Hwy 305 Jackson NC 27845
— 4 weeks away
4-H Hungry to HelpMon Sep 22, 2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 1 month away
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