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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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Food Science
Extension

The NC State University Department of Food Science's extension group is dedicated to improving the lives of NC citizens through research, extension education and outreach regarding food, food safety and food processing. With seven pilot plants and partnerships with NC State's Center of Marine Sciences and Technology and the new NC State Fruit and Vegetable Science Institute, Food Science Extension Specialists provide assistance in the areas of Dairy (Ice Cream), Entrepreneurs, Food Safety Certification, HACCP, and Seafood.

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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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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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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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Stoudemire and Terracing Scholarships are Now Available

The Lincoln County office of NC Cooperative Extension is proud to accept applications for the George A Stoudemire Scholarship and the Lincoln County Farmer Terracing Scholarship. Extension scholarship applications are due by February 6, MORE »

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Agritourism Field Day in January

The North Carolina Agritourism Networking Association (ANA) and the area North Carolina Cooperative Extension offices are inviting prospective agritourism farmers to attend the “School on Wheels” Farm Tour Thursday, January 15, 2015.  The tour will MORE »

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Exploring a Food Council for Lincoln County

Lincoln County residents and those who work or eat in Lincoln County are invited to join Lincoln County Cooperative Extension Service and members of the Lincoln County community for a local food forum MORE »

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Living Healthy Program for Diabetics

Individuals living with one of the chronic conditions,like diabetes, may never know life without their disease. But with the help of a new program, they can experience living by managing their symptoms. NC MORE »

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Denver Food Preservation Class

East Lincoln Betterment Association will be sponsoring a Food Preservation workshop on Tuesday, September 16 at 6:00 pm at St. Peter By-the-Lake Episcopal Church, 8433 Fairfield Forest Rd., Denver.  Melinda Houser, family and MORE »

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Apple Dish Contest 2014

LINCOLN COUNTY APPLE FESTIVAL - The day of the Apple Festival is growing close.  September 20th will bring with it not only the crafts, information booths, and delicious foods, but also the annual Apple MORE »

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