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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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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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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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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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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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Dare County Extension
Master Gardener Series - Composting on the Outer Banks

Master Gardener Education Video with Dare County Master Gardeners Gemma Green and Chris Stadther as they discuss composting on the Outer Banks. The Government Channel is a service of Dare County Gov-Ed Television, which is operated through Dare County Public Relations by Dare County Schools, College of The Albemarle — Dare Campus, UNC Coastal Studies Institute, Dare County, and the towns of Manteo, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Southern Shores, and Duck. Click here to watch the video -Composting on the Outer Banks

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Coyote photo. Source: NCWRC/Melissa McGaw

Living with Wildlife

Dare County’s NC State Extension and the NC Wildlife Resources Commission will present Living with Wildlife on October 18, 2016 from 5:30 to 6:30. The informational session is designed to provide all residents of MORE »

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Aging with Gusto 2016: Senior Prom

Do you believe in the philosophy of living well, learning more and laughing often? If so North Carolina Cooperative Extension has the perfect program for you. The 19th Annual Aging with Gusto Extravaganza MORE »

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NICKELS FOR KNOW-HOW REFERENDUM ANNOUNCEMENT

  The Dare County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016.  Shannon Brooks, County Extension Director, said the polling place has been established in the NC State Dare MORE »

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Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

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EVENTS View All
Master Gardener Yard SaleSat Oct 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Thomas A Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian Ave, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA
— 2 days away
Aging With Gusto Conference "Senior Prom 2016"Thu Oct 13, 2016
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Currituck County Extension Center, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC
— 2 weeks away
Living with WildlifeTue Oct 18, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Coastal Studies Institute, 850 NC 345, Wanchese, NC 27981
— 3 weeks away
Master Gardeners Holiday Centerpieces Thu Dec 15, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Belk, 1732 N Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA
— 3 months away
Master Gardeners Holiday Centerpieces Fri Dec 16, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Belk, 1732 N Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA
— 3 months away
Master Gardeners Holiday Centerpieces Sat Dec 17, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Belk, 1732 N Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA
— 3 months away
Master Gardener Yard SaleSat Mar 25, 2017 -
Sun Mar 26, 2017 Where:
Thomas H. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills
— 6 months away
Coastal Gardening FestivalSat May 20 - Sat May 20, 2017 - ALL DAY Where:
Thomas H. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills
— 8 months away
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