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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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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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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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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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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 »

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 popular

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 DAD Final Draft DueTue Mar 31 - Tue Mar 31, 2015 - ALL DAY— 45 minutes away
4-H Summer Camp payment dueTue Mar 31, 2015
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
9495 NC Hwy 305, Jackson NC 27845
— 18 hours away
4-H Volunteer Leaders' DinnerTue Mar 31, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
9495 NC Higway 305, Jackson, NC 27845
— 19 hours away
4-H Teen Leadership Registration DueThu Apr 2 - Thu Apr 2, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 days away
4-H AIRE DueThu Apr 2 - Thu Apr 2, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 days away
4-H Farm to Fork Photography CampTue Apr 7, 2015 @ 12:30 PM -
Wed Apr 8, 2015 @ 4:30 PM Where:
9495 NC Hwy 305, Jackson, NC 27845
— 1 week away
4-H Teen Leaders' TrainingThu Apr 9, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
9495 NC-305, 9495 N Carolina 305, Jackson, NC 27845, USA
— 1 week away
4-H Science camp Registration DueFri Apr 10 - Fri Apr 10, 2015 - ALL DAY— 1 week away
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