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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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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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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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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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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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Photographer: Daren Mueller, ISU, Bugwood.org

Soybean Rust Update

July 27, 2016 from Jim Dunphy, Crop Science Extension Specialist (Soybeans) and Lindsey Thiessen, Extension Plant Pathologist Asiatic Soybean Rust has been confirmed in Tift County, Georgia, earlier today, on soybeans in a Sentinel MORE » – from   Integrated Pest Management

Figure 4. These symptoms of pale green coloration of the upper leaves, and severe yellowing and beaching of the lower leaves may be observed by downloading the above .gif file. This image provides a 360-degree view of a symptomatic plant.
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From the Field-Agronomy Notes

Tobacco Research Update: Nitrogen Deficiency of Tobacco In this tobacco research update, we highlight the symptoms of nitrogen deficiency.  These images are part of a project supported by the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation to MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

NC Pawpaw Festival popular

The first NC pawpaw festival was held in 2008 on a very rainy Saturday at the Tanglewood Arboretum in Clemmons. Despite the weather not being the most cooperative there were between 80 and 90 people MORE »

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FREE 4-H Camp Open House

Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center and Millstone 4-H Center are both hosting a free open house on Sunday, May 15 from 2-5 PM. Learn more MORE »

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Forsyth Creek Week has a lot to offer

Forsyth Creek Week is April 2-10, 2016. With all kinds of activities offered throughout the County, there are a variety of ways to participate. 1) Forsyth County Cooperative Extension is offering self-guided tours MORE »

Bee School to Start in February

Here is your chance to attend Bee School! The Forsyth County Beekeepers Association offers the classes that you need to become a beekeeper. Classes are held at the Forsyth County Cooperative Extension office MORE »

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4-H Poultry Science Summer InstituteSun Jul 31, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -
Thu Aug 4, 2016 @ 5:00 PM Where:
NCSU, Raleigh, NC, United Statesf
— 3 days away
Lawn Care - Adult Education class @ Tanglewood ArboretumWed Aug 3, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons, NC 27012
— 6 days away
Piedmont Triad Mushroom ClubMon Aug 8, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Working Forest Summit 4Wed Aug 10, 2016
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Cabarrus Arena & Events Center, 4751 NC-49, Concord, NC 28025, USA
— 2 weeks away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
4-H/NC Association of County Commissioners Youth SummitFri Aug 12, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -
Sat Aug 13, 2016 @ 5:00 PM Where:
Winston-Salem, NC, USA
— 2 weeks away
Sewing ClubFri Aug 12, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Rd # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
— 2 weeks away
Fall Perennials for Spring ColorThu Aug 18, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Old Salem-Visitor Center, 900 Old Salem Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, USA
— 3 weeks away
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