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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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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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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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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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Dare County 4-H/Youth Council Movie Night

What is better than Friday night at the movies? Friday night at the movies…for FREE!!! For a 2nd year, Dare County 4-H/Youth Council, Parks & Recreation and The Pioneer Theatre will be hosting MORE »

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New Edition of Extension Gardener Posted popular

Check out the latest edition of the Extension Gardener Newsletter Winter 2016! https://extensiongardener.ces.ncsu.edu/extgardener-our-latest-issue/ Congratulations and thank you to Managing Editor Shawn Banks, Regional Editors Randy Fulk, Donna Teasley and Sam Marshall and Katy MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

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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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Disaster Resources

A good rule of thumb with any potential disaster is to hope for the best, but plan for the worst. There are several resources to help. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has MORE »

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Dare County 4-H youth attends NCACC Youth Summit

A 4-H’er from Dare County attended the sixth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit, which was held in Greenville, North Carolina August 21-22, 2015. North Carolina 4-H and the MORE »

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Dare County 4-H After-school – Sign-up TODAY

4-H After-school is an out-of-school program for 6th – 8th grade students from Manteo and First Flight Middle Schools. The program operates from 3:00pm until 6:00pm, Monday – Thursday. We are located at MORE »

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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 MORE » – from   Extension Gardener

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EVENTS View All
Aquaponics ShortcourseWed Feb 10, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton New Bern - Riverfront
— 3 days away
Outer Banks Local Food Council MeetingWed Feb 10, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 3 days away
Extension Master Gardener Presentation - Gardening with KidsWed Feb 10, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Kill Devil Hills Library, 400 Mustian Ave, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, United States
— 3 days away
Dare County Youth Council MeetingWed Feb 10, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Dare County Parks and Recreation, 602 Mustian Ave., Kill Devil Hills, NC
— 3 days away
Pesticide Exam TestTue Feb 16, 2016
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 1 week away
Extension Master Gardener Presentation - PruningWed Feb 24, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Kill Devil Hills Library, 400 Mustian Ave, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, United States
— 2 weeks away
Friends of Youth Cooking ClassFri Mar 11, 2016
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 1 month away
Pesticide Exam TestWed Sep 7, 2016
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 7 months away
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