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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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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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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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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 »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

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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Award Winning Master Gardener Program

Dare County Master Gardener Volunteers went to NC State in Raleigh to participate in the annual statewide Master Gardener Association conference and brought home distinguished honors!  Dare County’s Master Gardeners won the 2015 MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood Professional Development WorkshopTue Aug 30, 2016 Today
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Pettigrew State Park, 2252 Lake Shore Rd, Creswell, NC 27928, USA
— 4 hours ago
Dare County Extension Advisory Leadership Council Board MeetingWed Sep 7, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 1 week away
Pesticide Exam TestWed Sep 7, 2016
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 1 week away
Master Gardener Yard SaleSat Oct 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Thomas H. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills
— 1 month away
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
— 1 month away
Master Gardener Yard SaleSat Mar 25, 2017 -
Sun Mar 26, 2017 Where:
Thomas H. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills
— 7 months away
Coastal Gardening FestivalSat May 20 - Sat May 20, 2017 - ALL DAY Where:
Thomas H. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills
— 9 months away
Master Gardener Yard SaleSat Oct 7, 2017 -
Sun Oct 8, 2017 Where:
Thomas H. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills
— 1 year away
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