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Holiday Schedule

The Rockingham County Cooperative Extension Office will be CLOSED: 2016 Friday, January 1,2016 ~ New Year's Day Monday, January 18, 2016 ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Friday, March 25, 2016 ~ Good Friday Monday, May 30, 2016 ~ Memorial Day Monday, July 4, 2016 ~ Independence Day Monday, September 5, 2016 ~ Labor Day Friday, November 11, 2016 ~ Veteran's Day Thursday & Friday, November 24 & 25, 2016 ~ Thanksgiving Friday, Monday, & Tuesday,  December 23, 26, & 27, 2016 ~ Christmas

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Holiday Schedule

The Rockingham County Cooperative Extension Office will be CLOSED: 2016 Friday, January 1,2016 ~ New Year's Day Monday, January 18, 2016 ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Friday, March 25, 2016 ~ Good Friday Monday, May 30, 2016 ~ Memorial Day Monday, July 4, 2016 ~ Independence Day Monday, September 5, 2016 ~ Labor Day Friday, November 11, 2016 ~ Veteran's Day Thursday & Friday, November 24 & 25, 2016 ~ Thanksgiving Friday, Monday, & Tuesday,  December 23, 26, & 27, 2016 ~ Christmas

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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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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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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Figure 2. Intermediate Ca deficiency symptoms.  Note the yellowing on the leaf margin.
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Tobacco Research Update: Calcium Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of calcium deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

Figure 2. The symptoms of sulfur deficiency can be seen moving up the plant from the center foliage. This may help one in distinguishing between sulfur deficiency and nitrogen deficiency, which occurs first on the lower foliage.
©2016 Forensic Floriculture

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Tobacco Research Update: Sulfur Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of sulfur deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

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4-Her attends Youth Summit

A 4-H’er from Rockingham County attended the seventh annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit, which was held in Winston Salem, North Carolina August 12-13, 2016. North Carolina 4-H and MORE »

Figure 3. Intermediate K deficiency, note the marginal necrotic spots and advancing interveinal chlorosis.
©2016 Forensic Floriculture

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Tobacco Research Update: Potassium Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of potassium deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

Figure 3. Necrotic spotting that occurs on the foliage of tobacco is a more intermediate to severe symptom of P deficiency.
©2016 Forensic Floriculture

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Tobacco Research Update: Phosphorus Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of phosphorus deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

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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 Youth Council and Leaders MeetingThu Sep 1, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— Tomorrow
4-H Fall Leader Day Basket Ideas sent to MorganFri Sep 2 - Fri Sep 2, 2016 - ALL DAY— 2 days away
National 4-H WeekSun Oct 2 - Sat Oct 8, 2016 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
District 4-H Horse Council MeetingMon Oct 3, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Golden Corral, 3108 Garden Rd, Burlington, NC 27215, USA
— 1 month away
Rock Eagle 4-H Leaders Forum Thu Oct 6 - Sun Oct 9, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Rock Eagle Road, Rock Eagle Rd, Eatonton, GA 31024, USA
— 1 month away
NC State FairThu Oct 13 - Sun Oct 23, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Raleigh, NC, USA
— 1 month away
4-H Ambassadors Portfolios due to RaleighSat Oct 15 - Sat Oct 15, 2016 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
Project Learning Tree K-8 Professional Development WorkshopTue Oct 25, 2016
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Guilford College, 5800 W Friendly Ave, Greensboro, NC 27410, USA
— 2 months away
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