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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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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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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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Local Foods

Local Foods in Dare
County

Dare County would like to offer a list of local food vendors. The question often asked is Where Can I Buy Local Foods In Dare County? We need vendor input.  To add your business to this local food vendor list, contact the Dare County Extension Office at (252) 473-4290.

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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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C.E.R.T. Academy

When a disaster strikes are you READY?  The Northeast is faced with hurricanes, tornadoes, fires, accidents and even earthquakes!  When emergency services cannot get to us, we as citizens rely on our community MORE »

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Dare County 4-H State Camp

Why Go To Camp?…For all the FUN things!!! Beginning with a cook out on Sunday afternoon and culminating the week with a traditional campfire and lots of fond farewells—a week at 4-H State MORE »

Notice – Soil Sample Fees to Apply

The Agronomic Division of the N. C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services recently announced that a $4 fee per sample will be charged to soil samples that arrive at the Soil Lab MORE »

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Master Gardener Training Course 2014Wed Apr 30, 2014
1:00 AM - 4:00 AM Where:
Dare County Cooperative Extension, 517 Budleigh Street, Manteo
— 5 days away
The 100th Year Anniversary of Cooperative Extension!Thu May 8, 2014
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Dare County Cooperative Extension Office, 517 Budleigh Street, Manteo, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Dare County 4-H State CampSun Jul 20, 2014 @ 11:00 AM -
Fri Jul 25, 2014 @ 12:00 PM Where:
4-H Easter Center, Columbia, NC
— 3 months away
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