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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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Find your Soil Test
Report!

Soil test reports are now sent electronically! Click here to Find Soil Report! If you need assistance retrieving or interpreting your report please contact the office!

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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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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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Farm School for Vets popular

The Farm School for Veterans is a six session educational program to equip military families to plan and implement a sustainable and diversified small farm. The school offers three classroom seminars, designed to MORE »

NC Horse Blog

Check out the NC Horse Blog with articles on management, nutrition and forages, health care and diseases, reproduction/breeding/foaling, and other topics every week!  The blog can be MORE »

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Choosing the right blanket for your horse!

With cooler weather quickly approaching and talk of a long winter it’s time to begin looking at getting the blankets out or purchasing new ones for your horses! Remember when considering the type MORE »

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Moore County 4H Heifer and Goat Show a Success!

More than 50 North Carolina youth from across numerous counties traveled to the Moore County Agricultural Fair Grounds in Carthage on September 13th to compete in the Moore County Farm Credit Livestock Circuit MORE »

Farm School Summit August 28

Considering starting a small farm venture? Want to learn more about sustainable farming methods, small scale livestock and produce ventures? Can I earn income on limited acreage? Perhaps the Farm School Summit is MORE »

Master Gardener Volunteer Training

Moore County will offer Extension Master Gardener class at the Agricultural Center in Carthage, on Tuesday and Thursday mornings beginning Tuesday, September 23, and ending Tuesday, November 18. The 40 hour training covers MORE »

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Moore County Cattleman's MeetingThu Jan 8, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage, NC 28327, USA
— 3 weeks away
NCFGC MWCTue Jan 27, 2015
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Lois G. Britt Agricultural Service Center, Kenansville, NC
— 1 month away
Moore County Cattleman's Monthly MeetingThu Feb 5, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage, NC 28327, USA
— 2 months away
Farm School for VeteransWed Feb 25, 2015 @ 5:00 PM -
Wed May 6, 2015 @ 8:00 PM Where:
Moore County Agriculture Building, 707 Pinehurst Avenue, Carthage, NC 28327
— 2 months away
Moore County Cattleman's Monthly MeetingThu Mar 5, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage, NC 28327, USA
— 3 months away
Moore County Cattleman's Monthly MeetingThu Apr 2, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage, NC 28327, USA
— 3 months away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - PiedmontTue Jul 7 - Fri Jul 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheboro, NC, USA
— 7 months away
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