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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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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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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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Compost 101 Workshop

Ever wanted to start composting?  Into recycling and gardening? Why send it to the landfill when you can take our Compost 101 Workshop to learn the how, why and what of multiple methods MORE »

NHC MGA Plant Sale

Just one of the beautiful plants available at the Sale!  Opens Thursday at 9:00 am and runs through the weekend at the NHC MORE »

2015 4-H Citizenship North Carolina Focus

Being a citizen of America entitles you to certain inalienable rights, and among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Being born in America automatically gives you these rights and many MORE »

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 »

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MGA Plant SaleSun Apr 19, 2015 Today
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 4 hours away
MGA Plant SaleMon Apr 20, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— Tomorrow
Tidewater Camellia ClubTue Apr 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 days away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Thu Apr 23, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 4 days 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 days away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Fri Apr 24, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 5 days away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Sat Apr 25, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 6 days away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
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