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Join the 4-H
Revolution of Responsibility

Through 4-H, hundreds of thousands of North Carolina’s young people learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H Join the Revolution of Responsibility

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Join the 4-H
Revolution of Responsibility

Through 4-H, hundreds of thousands of North Carolina’s young people learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H Join the Revolution of Responsibility

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New Hanover County
Arboretum

Gardens Open Daily Free The New Hanover County Arboretum is a special 7-acres in the heart of New Hanover County where homeowners can see the variety of plants that grow in our coastal area as well as emerging trends in plant material.  Cooperative Extension’s “horticulture laboratory”, the Arboretum has a very knowledgeable staff and many volunteers working to make the gardens beautiful and educational.  Come out and discover what makes us so extraordinary!  Like us on Facebook!  

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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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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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Join the 4-H
Revolution of Responsibility

Through 4-H, hundreds of thousands of North Carolina’s young people learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H Join the Revolution of Responsibility

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Eleven year old Jake Russell engages the audience with little known facts about the planet Mercury during the 2014 County Activity Day at the NHC Arboretum.

Is Your Child a Future Toastmaster?

Public speaking trumps even the fear of death for many of us, but learning to speak effectively in front of groups large and small is still important even in this era of texts MORE »

Master Gardener Association Plant Sale

The New Hanover County MGA annual plant sale will start April 16th and run through April 20th.  This sale is one of the largest in the southeast and is held at the NHC MORE »

Pesticide School Spring 2015

March 25th &26th -New Hanover County Arboretum – 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington 28403  For a direct link to register, click MORE »

4-H Arts & Crafts Class popular

Join us at the New Hanover County Arboretum for an expressive arts & crafts “just for fun” class on Wednesday, April 1st during the New Hanover County schools spring break.  Materials  will be provided MORE »

Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Camp – Summer 2015

Each year, youth from all around the state of North Carolina travel to 4-H camps with their county 4-H Agent.  This year will be no exception.  New Hanover County will be attending Betsy-Jeff Penn MORE »

Pruning for Landscaping Professionals

Attention: Landscape Business Owners and Licensed Professionals.  We will be having a pruning workshop March 4th at the NHC Arboretum.  For more information and to register, please call (910) 798-7660.  For a preview MORE »

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MGA Plant SaleThu Apr 16, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
MGA Plant SaleFri Apr 17, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
MGA Plant SaleSat Apr 18, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
MGA Plant SaleSun Apr 19, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
MGA Plant SaleMon Apr 20, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
Tidewater Camellia ClubTue Apr 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Thu Apr 23, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
Pine Straw Harvesting in Longleaf Pine Forests: Best Management Guidelines to Sustain Wildlife ResourcesThu Apr 23, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 weeks away
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