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Reach - Classes begin April 15, 2015

Commit to a healthier lifestyle in 2015 by participating in Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less.  Join Julie Sawyer, Haywood Cooperative Extension's Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent for the 15 week program starting April 15, 2015.  The class will meet weekly on Wednesday's from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Haywood County Senior Resource Center, 81 Elmwood Way,  Waynesville, NC  28786. For more information call (828) 456-3575  or email  julie_sawyer@ncsu.edu.

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A New You is Within
Reach - Classes begin April 15, 2015

Commit to a healthier lifestyle in 2015 by participating in Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less.  Join Julie Sawyer, Haywood Cooperative Extension's Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent for the 15 week program starting April 15, 2015.  The class will meet weekly on Wednesday's from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Haywood County Senior Resource Center, 81 Elmwood Way,  Waynesville, NC  28786. For more information call (828) 456-3575  or email  julie_sawyer@ncsu.edu.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Plant Clinic

The Extension Master Gardener Plant Clinic is up and running! If you would like to speak with an Extension Master Gardener Volunteer about your gardening questions you can call the office Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm.

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Food Preservation Classes

Food Preservation
Classes

The following Food Preservation Programming will be offered this summer by Haywood Cooperative Extension: Call 828-456-3575 to register or email Julie Sawyer at: julie_sawyer@ncsu.edu. Pickling - This hands-on class will cover the basics of how to safely can pickled products.  No Fee                                                                                                       Wednesday, August 12th, 1:00pm -5:00pm                                           LocationCrabtree United Methodist Church, 5405 Crabtree Rd. Waynesville, NC 28785   Jams & Jellies - This hands on class will work with reduced sugar recipes.         No Fee                                                                                                             Monday, August 17th  5:30-9:00pm                                                      Location: Haywood Extension Center, 589 Raccoon Rd., Waynesville,                   NC  28786 Tomato Products Canning - Water Bath Method -This hands-on class will cover the basics to safely can tomato products.  No Fee                                                     Tuesday, August 18th   9:30am -1pm                                                                             Location: Community Kitchen, 98 Pisgah Dr., Canton, NC  28716 Pressure Canning - This  hands on class will cover the basics of how to safely use a pressure canner for low acid foods. No Fee                                                     Wednesday, August 19th                                                                                Session 1 -1:00pm - 5:00pm                                                                         Session 2-  5:30pm  -9pm                                                                           Location: Haywood Cooperative Extension Center, 589 Raccoon Rd., Waynesville, NC  28786 The classes will be taught by Julie Sawyer, Extension Agent, Family & Consumer Sciences.  For more information  or to register call (828)456-3575 or email julie_sawyer@ncsu.edu.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Keep up with Haywood
County 4-H

Stay updated on local, state and national 4-H events, activities and accomplishments by subscribing to the Haywood County 4-H Blog.

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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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EVENTS View All
Certified Plant Professional ExamThu Jul 30, 2015
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
The North Carolina Arboretum, 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, NC 28806, United States
— 19 hours away
Green Industry IPMFri Jul 31, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Dr, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 2 days away
Haywood County BeekeepersTue Aug 4, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM— 6 days away
Pickle ClassWed Aug 12, 2015
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Crabtree United Methodist Church, 5405 Crabtree Road, Clyde, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Commission for a Clean CountyThu Aug 13, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Green Industry IPMFri Aug 14, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 2 weeks away
Jams & JelliesMon Aug 17, 2015
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Haywood Cooperative Extension Center
— 3 weeks away
Tomato Products CanningTue Aug 18, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Community Kitchen, 98 Pisgah Drive, Canton, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
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