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NC Cooperative Extension Service

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County Cooperative Extension

Find out more about Forsyth County Cooperative Extension. Visit our county-run website, send us questions or find directions to our office. We are here for you.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

More about Forsyth
County Cooperative Extension

Find out more about Forsyth County Cooperative Extension. Visit our county-run website, send us questions or find directions to our office. We are here for you.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Updated Site
Directions

Due to road construction, our directions have changed so please click on Contact Us on the menu bar in the upper right to view the updated directions.

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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Take Control of your
Finances

"Take Control" of your finances by clicking here to read about saving money, shopping for healthy foods on a tight budget and much more.

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Red headed flea beetles

This week Cliff Ruth told me they were finding red headed flea beetle adults and larvae in mountain nurseries. They became active in Raleigh a couple weeks ago around when Magnolia grandiflora were MORE » – from   Entomology

Ambrosia beetles slow down

This week did not find many ambrosia beetles in our traps this week (there will always be a few) and did not get any attacks on our experimental trees. So we may be MORE » – from   Entomology

Bagworm larvae active

If you have conifers or other plants that seem to have grown weird, dangling pinecones, look again because you have bagworms. Bagworms have been hatching for the last week or so. You can MORE » – from   Entomology

Support 4-H April 22 – May 2

This event marks the sixth year of collaboration between 4-H and Tractor Supply Company on the national in-store fundraiser, benefiting state and local 4‑H programming in each of the communities where a TSC MORE »

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Best Broccoli for the Piedmont Workshop

Best Broccoli for the Piedmont Workshop Wednesday April 29, 2015 from 10 am- noon at the Piedmont Research Station in Salisbury, NC. This workshop will showcase six different varieties of broccoli in an MORE »

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Power Pay

April is Financial Literacy or Education Month. When you hear the terms, money or finances, what comes to your mind? If you think of bills and debts, then you might want to consider MORE »

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Hunter Hill Equestrian 4-H Club MeetingMon May 25, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
1400 Chickasha Drive Pfafftown, NC, United States
— 3 days away
Wetland Delineation TrainingTue May 26 - Fri May 29, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
New Hanover County Cooperative Extension, 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 days away
Hands-On Backyard Stream Repair WorkshopThu May 28, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Kernersville Public Services, Garage Conference Room 720 Mckaughan St, Kernersville, NC 27284
— 5 days away
NC Jr Beef Round-UpFri May 29 - Fri May 29, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
NC State Fair, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC, United States
— 6 days away
Hands-On Backyard Stream Repair WorkshopFri May 29, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Kernersville Public Services, Garage Conference Room 720 Mckaughan St, Kernersville, NC 27284
— 6 days away
NC Jr Beef Round-UpSat May 30 - Sat May 30, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
NC State Fair, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC, United States
— 7 days away
Project Learning Tree Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood WorkshopSat May 30, 2015
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Drive, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 1 week away
NC Jr Beef Round-UpSun May 31 - Sun May 31, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
NC State Fair, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC, United States
— 1 week away
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