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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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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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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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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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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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Choosing the Right Plants for Your Property

Learn to understand and apply the factors involved in making excellent long term choices for your landscape. Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 9:00am at the James Warren Citizens Center, Lincolnton. Dr. Barbara Fair, MORE »

Pesticide Credits Available

Lincoln County Cooperative Extension Service is offering multiple chances to obtain pesticide credits. Click here PESTICIDE CLASSES to see the flyer. Call 704-736-8461 if you plan to attend one of these sessions. Classes MORE »

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Watermelon downy mildew reported in North Carolina

The following alert was set out by Dr. Lina Quesada-Ocampo  from North Carolina State University. ————– Downy mildew has been reported in watermelon in North Carolina. It was observed in Nash county and MORE »

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It’s Swarm Season, Whatcha Gonna Do?

Q:  How many beekeepers does it take to capture a swarm of bees? A:  One… but someone has to call him/her. If you have encountered a swarm of bees and need to do something about MORE »

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Hands-On Food Preservation Classes 2016

Learn how to safely preserve foods at home with classes on basic water bath and pressure canning techniques, pickling, and making jams and jellies. Melinda Houser, FCS Agent, will lead the class and MORE »

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Lincoln County Farmers Market @ DSSThu Jul 28, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Lincoln County Department Of Social Services, 1136 East Main Street, Lincolnton, NC
— 8 hours away
Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Sat Jul 30, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 2 days away
Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Tue Aug 2, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 5 days away
Lincoln County Farmers Market @ DSSThu Aug 4, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Lincoln County Department Of Social Services, 1136 East Main Street, Lincolnton, NC
— 1 week away
Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Sat Aug 6, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 1 week away
Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Tue Aug 9, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 2 weeks away
4-H Sassy Stitches Sewing ClubTue Aug 9, 2016
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM— 2 weeks away
Working Forest Summit 4Wed Aug 10, 2016
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Cabarrus Arena & Events Center, 4751 NC-49, Concord, NC 28025, USA
— 2 weeks away
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