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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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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 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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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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Catfaced strawberry

New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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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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EVENTS View All
Haywood County BeekeepersTue Sep 1, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM— 19 hours away
Commercial Pesticide SchoolThu Sep 10, 2015
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 1 week away
Bird Conservation in the Face of Future Climate Change WebinarThu Sep 10, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 1 week away
Commission for a Clean CountyThu Sep 10, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM— 1 week away
Horticulture IPM SymposiumThu Oct 1, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
The North Carolina Arboretum, 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, NC 28806, United States
— 4 weeks away
Haywood County BeekeepersTue Oct 6, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM— 1 month away
Commission for a Clean CountyThu Oct 8, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM— 1 month away
Haywood County BeekeepersTue Nov 3, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM— 2 months away
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