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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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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Holiday Schedule

The Rockingham County Cooperative Extension Office will be CLOSED: 2014 Friday, April 18, 2014 ~ Good Friday Monday, May 26, 2014 ~ Memorial Day Friday, July 4, 2014 ~ Independence Day Monday, September 1, 2014 ~ Labor Day Tuesday, November 11, 2014 ~ Veteran's Day Thursday & Friday, November 27 & 28, 2014 ~ Thanksgiving Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday,  December 24, 25, & 26, 2014 ~ Christmas

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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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4-H Presentation Workshop

Do you want to learn more about 4-H presentations? Here is your chance! November 4 at noon – 2pm At the 4-H office We will be serving lunch so be sure to RSVP MORE »

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4-H Members Attend State 4-H Council Conference

Two delegates from Rockingham County attended 4-H State Council Conference September 6-7, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. The delegation joined more than 280 youth and adults representing 63 counties.  As part of the MORE »

Invasive Forest Pest Training

What: Invasive Forest Pest Training When: Tuesday, August 26th at 10am Where: Agriculture Building : 525 NC 65, Suite 200 Reidsville, NC 27320 What is it about: Dr. Alonso Suazo, Entomological Programs Specialist MORE »

Mealybugs in Vineyards

Mealybugs in Vineyards Growers that have vineyards affected by mealybugs should confirm what species of mealybugs they have. This is very important for several reasons. First, we know we have grape mealybugs in MORE »

Know It and Grow It Medicinal Herb Workshop

Know It and Grow It Medicinal Herb Workshop Friday March 28, 2014  5 – 8 pm Pre-registration and pre-payment required.  Space limited to 30 participants. Cost $30.  RockinghamCounty Agricultural Center 525 Hwy 65 MORE »

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Piedmont Farm School

The Piedmont Farm School is a 7-month educational program that trains beginning and transitioning farmers with a strong commitment to operate successful small-scale, sustainable farms.  The school offers seven business-planning seminars, which will MORE » – from   Forsyth County Center

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4-H Presentation WorkshopTue Nov 4, 2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Rockingham County Cooperative Extension office
— 4 days away
NC District 4-H Volunteers Fall Leaders Day at ACCSat Nov 8, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM— 1 week away
Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Workshop: Focus on Energy & SocietyFri Nov 14, 2014
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Rockingham County Cooperative Extension Centennial CelebrationThu Nov 20, 2014
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM— 3 weeks away
4-H Adult volunteer service award nominations due to 4-H officeMon Nov 24 - Mon Nov 24, 2014 - ALL DAY— 3 weeks away
4-H Adult Volunteer ACES portfolios due to RaleighMon Dec 1 - Mon Dec 1, 2014 - ALL DAY— 4 weeks away
4-H Youth and Volunteers Training/MeetingsThu Dec 4, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 1 month away
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