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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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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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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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4-H Expressive Arts Class popular

Join us at the New Hanover County Arboretum for an expressive arts & crafts “just for fun” class on Wednesday, April 1st.  Materials  will be provided for 3 fun projects that will be MORE »

Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Camp – Summer 2015 popular

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 »

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 »

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Cape Fear Orchid SocietyWed Mar 11, 2015
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 7 days away
Pond Management WorkshopTue Mar 17, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension - Sampson County, Clinton, NC
— 2 weeks away
Tidewater Camellia ClubTue Mar 17, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 2 weeks away
Southern Foresters' Climate Observations: State Comparisons and Spatial TrendsThu Mar 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
NHC Beekeepers AssociationThu Mar 19, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 2 weeks away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Fri Mar 20, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Ikebana Int'l Chapter #212Sat Mar 21, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Invasive Plant Best Management Practices WebinarTue Mar 24, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 3 weeks away
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