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Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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Inclement Weather
closing

The Lincoln County Cooperative Extension Office will open at 10 am on Tuesday March 18, 2014, due to inclement weather.

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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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Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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CALS has an App For
That!

Trying to grow grass? Tackling stubborn weeds? CALS has an app for that! North Carolina State University Lawn Care App is a free download on iTunes.

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High Tunnel Strawberry Field Day popular

Could you expand your growing season and your income with high tunnel strawberries?  Learn from the experts with NC Cooperative Extension about the newest resesearch on strawberries on April 15th from 9am to MORE »

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2014 NC ECA High School Scholarships

Lincoln County Extension and Community Association, Inc. – ECA – is offering a $1,000 scholarship to High School seniors in each of the four local high schools. Forms are available from the Guidance MORE »

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2014 Plant Sale Orders

The annual plant sale is now in progress.  We’re offering blueberries, blackberries, raspberries and figs this year.  Complete the order form and send your payment to NC Cooperative Extension – Lincoln County Center MORE »

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Shiitake Mushroom Workshops for 2014

Are you interested in growing your own shiitake mushrooms to enjoy or to sell?  The Extension shiitake workshops are just around the corner.  Take a look at the brochure and schedule of classes.  MORE »

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ECA National Pie Day

Free Pie Tasting! Thursday, January 23rd, 12:00 Noon until pies disappear! Free to the Public! James Warren Citizens Center, 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton. 704.736.8461 Join the members of Extension and Community Association MORE »

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January 2014 Extension Update

Find out what we’ve been up to at NC Cooperative Extension – Lincoln County Center with theExtension January Update. Plus, there is a brief look at what is coming up in January 2014. For MORE »

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NC Cooperative Extension Celebrates 100 Years!

Lincolnton, NC – Emmy award winner, Bryce Lane, host of the popular television show In the Garden, will be the keynote speaker at Lincoln County’s Cooperative Extension Centennial breakfast, February 5, 2014.  Now MORE »

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4-H Clover Day - Tractor SupplySat Apr 26 - Sat Apr 26, 2014 - ALL DAY— 2 days away
4-H Animal ScienceTue May 20, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, James W. Warren Citizen Center, Lincolnton
— 4 weeks away
4-H Animal ScienceTue Jun 17, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, James W. Warren Citizen Center, Lincolnton
— 2 months away
4-H Animal ScienceTue Jul 15, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, James W. Warren Citizen Center, Lincolnton
— 3 months away
4-H Livestock JudgingTue Aug 12, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092
— 4 months away
4-H Livestock JudgingTue Aug 12, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092
— 4 months away
4-H Animal ScienceTue Aug 19, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, James W. Warren Citizen Center, Lincolnton
— 4 months away
4-H Animal ScienceTue Sep 16, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
115 W. Main Street, James W. Warren Citizen Center, Lincolnton
— 5 months away
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