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NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

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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NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

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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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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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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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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Camp Dogwood Retreat for Seniors

A Senior Citizens Retreat will be held at Camp Dogwood on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Cooperative Extension’s Sr. Council members have planned a great program. The cost is $8.00 per MORE »

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Herb Festival Trip

Extension Community Association (ECA) and the Senior Citizens Council, organizations under the umbrella of NC Cooperative Extension, is sponsoring a one-day bus trip on Friday, May 1, 2015 to the Herb Festival in MORE »

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Golden Opportunity Day

Thursday, April 30th, 9:00-1:00 pm, James Warren Citizens Center – Over 30 exhibitors showcasing services available to older adults in our county. Information and health screenings, breakfast and lunch items available for purchase. MORE »

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2015 4-H Summer Ventures Programs popular

Lincoln County 4-H is offering a variety of camps this year, some new and some favorites back again.  We have sewing, science, forensics, electricity, ACT and even a  BBQ Camp!   And, Artist Laurie Bostian MORE »

Lincoln County 4-H Winners

Lincoln County 4-H members celebrated their 2014 accomplishments at the Lincoln County 4-H Achievement Program on Friday, January 30. Members participated in a game of mystery, “Who Kidnapped Chris Clover” before dinner and MORE »

Getting to the Heart of Medicare

Do you have questions about your Medicare plan? Social Security? Prescription Drug Plan? Join Lincoln County Cooperative Extension and our SHIIP (Seniors Health Insurance Information Program) volunteers on Friday, February 13th for an MORE »

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Raising Backyard Chickens

Chickens can be a colorful and entertaining addition to your garden, and a few hens in your backyard can supply all the eggs your family needs, along with litter (manure mixed with bedding) MORE »

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Powerful Tools for CaregiversMon Apr 27, 2015 Today
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092, United States
— 11 hours away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 3 days away
Powerful Tools for CaregiversMon May 4, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092, United States
— 1 week away
Powerful Tools for CaregiversMon May 11, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092, United States
— 2 weeks away
Junior Master Gardeners 4-H MeetingMon May 11, 2015
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
115 E Main St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 2 weeks away
Pathfinders 4-H MeetingTue May 12, 2015
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Where:
115 E Main St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 2 weeks away
4-H Sassy Stitches Sewing ClubTue May 12, 2015
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM— 2 weeks away
Good Farmers Market PracticesWed May 13, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
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