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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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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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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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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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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 »

ProDay @ Cape Fear CC

ProDay is still going to take place on Wednesday, the 18th at the North Campus, Cape Fear Community College, 4500 Blue Clay Road.  Registration is starting @ 8:30 MORE »

Pruning Workshop

NHC Arboretum Auditorium, 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington   Sunday, March 1st, from 2pm – 4pm This workshop is free and open to the MORE »

Pro Day at CFCC – North Campus popular

For all Commercial & Private Pesticide License Holders – Wednesday, February 18th,  Registration begins at 8:30 am, classes start at 9:00 am. For an information MORE »

2015 Wilmington Turf Conference

All Commercial & Private Pesticide License Holders please join us Wednesday, February 4th, for our Third Annual Regional Turf Conference at the New Hanover County Extension Arboretum, 6206 Oleander Dr., Wilmington, 28403 Registration MORE »

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Tidewater Camellia ClubFri Feb 27, 2015 Today
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. Wilmington, NC 28403
— 5 hours ago
Tidewater Camellia ClubSat Feb 28 - Sat Feb 28, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. Wilmington, NC 28403
— 4 hours away
Cape Fear Orchid SocietyWed Mar 11, 2015
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Pond Management WorkshopTue Mar 17, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension - Sampson County, Clinton, NC
— 3 weeks away
Tidewater Camellia ClubTue Mar 17, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
Southern Foresters' Climate Observations: State Comparisons and Spatial TrendsThu Mar 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://forestrywebinars.net
— 3 weeks away
NHC Beekeepers AssociationThu Mar 19, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 weeks away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Fri Mar 20, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
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