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NC Cooperative Extension Service

2012 Official Variety
Trial - Wheat Data

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

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

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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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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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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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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Northampton County 4-H members attend 4-H Teen Retreat

Northeast District 4-H Teen Retreat 2015

On March 13-15, 2015 the Northeast District of North Carolina 4-H held their 4-H Teen Retreat in Beaufort County. With over 220 youth and adults in attendance, it was the largest Teen Retreat MORE »

Brodie Harrell Scholarship Applications Available

The Harrell Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce they are accepting applications for the B. H. “Brodie” Harrell Agricultural Scholarship for 2015. The scholarship is available to youth from Northampton County who are MORE »

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 »

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Advisory Leadership MtgTue Aug 18, 2015
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
JW Faison Administrative Bldg
— 2 weeks away
4-H Youth Voice ConferenceFri Aug 21 - Sat Aug 22, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Greenville, NC, USA
— 2 weeks away
4-H Hungry to HelpMon Aug 24, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 3 weeks away
4-H Hungry to HelpMon Sep 28, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 2 months away
4-H County CouncilMon Sep 28, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
9495 NC Hwy 305 Jackson NC 27845
— 2 months away
4-H Hungry to HelpMon Oct 26, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 3 months away
4-H County CouncilMon Oct 26, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
9495 NC Hwy 305 Jackson NC 27845
— 3 months away
Advisory Leadership MeetingTue Nov 10, 2015
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM— 3 months away
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