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Description: Woodland Stewards: A regional Extension program for landowners.


Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners

Join other woodland landowners through out the region to learn about how you can take better care of your woodlands. This is a regional Extension course being offered in 5 sessions.  The first four sessions are webinars hosted by your local Extension center on Thursdays from 7-9 PM from February 21, 2019 to March 14, 2019. 

February 21, 2019: 7-9 PM   Getting to know your Woodlands, learn how natural and human forests have shaped the forest in this region and the importance of this knowledge when developing management plans and practices on their forests.

February 28, 2019: 7-9 PM Managing your Woodlands, learn about the basics of pine and hardwood management with tips on managing for the future.

March 7, 2019: 7-9 PM  Identifying and Managing Woodland Threats, learn about forest health with emphasis on a few basic pest principles, model example of each threat, and some simple practices to help ensure your woodland remains healthy and productive.

March 14, 2019: 7-9 PM  Wildlife and Woodlands, learn about wildlife and your woodlands with a focus on wildlife habitat requirements and enhancing habitat for game and non-game wildlife.

An optional fifth session maybe offered by the local Extension center. To participate in this course contact one of the following Extension offices.

Anson - https://anson.ces.ncsu.edu
Cherokee - https://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cleveland - https://cleveland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cumberland - https://cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Franklin - https://franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/
Gates – https://gates.ces.ncsu.edu/
Harnett - https://harnett.ces.ncsu.edu/
Lee - https://lee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Mitchell - https://mitchell.ces.ncsu.edu/
Moore - https://moore.ces.ncsu.edu/
Pender - https://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/
Rockingham - https://rockingham.ces.ncsu.edu/
Mar 7 Thu

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Lake Junaluska Assembly, 759 N Lakeshore Dr, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745, USA (Lambuth Inn) Lake Junaluska Assembly, 759 N Lakeshore Dr, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745, USA (Lambuth Inn) Haywood County Center 5 days away
Description:

Please follow the link below to find the details and registration form. We are sorry but university policy currently does not allow for on-line registration and/or acceptance of credit cards. Checks only. Checks are made out to Haywood County Cooperative Extension Center. buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/landscape-management-workshop-2019/

Mar 29 Fri
Lambuth Inn, 55 Lambuth Dr, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745, USA Lambuth Inn, 55 Lambuth Dr, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745, USA Haywood County Center 5 days away
Description:

Please visit the link below for instructions on registering buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/employee-recruitment-concepts-and-laws/

Mar 29 Fri
Brevard College Drive, Brevard College Dr, Brevard, NC 28712, USA Brevard College Drive, Brevard College Dr, Brevard, NC 28712, USA Haywood County Center 2 weeks away
Description: K-12 Project Learning Tree Workshop: Forest Focus
April 10 & 17, 2019 (both days required!)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brevard College
Brevard, NC

To Register: http://go.ncsu.edu/ncplt_brevard (you will need to create an account)
Workshop Fee: $20
Registration Deadline: April 5, 2019
Questions? Jennifer Frick-Ruppert jefrick@brevard.edu

Join other classroom and nonformal educators as we explore activities in the Project Learning Tree K-8 Curriculum Guide, as well as the secondary modules, Focus on Forests and Forests of the World. Every participant will leave the workshop with all three guides that are correlated to the NC Standard Course of Study and Essential Standards. The PLT activity guides are provided free of charge to participants through support from the NC Forestry Association. CEU renewal credits are available. This workshop qualifies for Criteria I in the EE Certification Program (K-12). 

 Participants will learn about the materials through direct engagement in the PLT activities throughout the workshop. More details will be sent prior to the workshop. Please make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. Cancellations made by the registration deadline will receive a $10 refund. Cancellations after this date will not receive a refund.
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Apr 10 Wed
Brevard College Drive, Brevard College Dr, Brevard, NC 28712, USA Brevard College Drive, Brevard College Dr, Brevard, NC 28712, USA Haywood County Center 3 weeks away
Description: K-12 Project Learning Tree Workshop: Forest Focus
April 10 & 17, 2019 (both days required!)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brevard College
Brevard, NC

To Register: http://go.ncsu.edu/ncplt_brevard (you will need to create an account)
Workshop Fee: $20
Registration Deadline: April 5, 2019
Questions? Jennifer Frick-Ruppert jefrick@brevard.edu

Join other classroom and nonformal educators as we explore activities in the Project Learning Tree K-8 Curriculum Guide, as well as the secondary modules, Focus on Forests and Forests of the World. Every participant will leave the workshop with all three guides that are correlated to the NC Standard Course of Study and Essential Standards. The PLT activity guides are provided free of charge to participants through support from the NC Forestry Association. CEU renewal credits are available. This workshop qualifies for Criteria I in the EE Certification Program (K-12). 

 Participants will learn about the materials through direct engagement in the PLT activities throughout the workshop. More details will be sent prior to the workshop. Please make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. Cancellations made by the registration deadline will receive a $10 refund. Cancellations after this date will not receive a refund.
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Apr 17 Wed
49 Mt Carmel Rd, Asheville, NC 28806, USA 49 Mt Carmel Rd, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Haywood County Center 4 weeks away
Description: This short workshop will focus on the tools of scouting and Integrated Pest Management (IPM).
We will also look at relevant pests that are frequently seen in early Spring.
Both Pesticide Credits and Landscape Contractor Credits have been applied for.

This class is the first in the 2019 IPM series. For more information please visit; https://buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/2019-ipm-workshops/
Apr 18 Thu
NC Cooperative Extension, Haywood County Raccoon Rd #118, Waynesville, NC 28786, USA NC Cooperative Extension, Haywood County Raccoon Rd #118, Waynesville, NC 28786, USA Haywood County Center 1 month away
Description:

North Carolina Cooperative Extension in Haywood County will offer Safe Plates - preparing managers for Food Safety Manager Certification.

Managers successfully completing the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals Certify Exam meet the FDA Food Code requirement for ANSI (American National Standards Institution) approved Certified Food Protection Manager.

Managers trained in NC Safe Plates create a work environment that minimizes food safety risks in their restaurants, cafeterias and grocery stores through best practices, open communication and thoughtful practice.

The course will be held on Monday and Tuesday, May 6 & 7 from 9:00 am -5 pm each day. We will take a 1 hour break for lunch. The exam will be given on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 9-12 noon.

The registration deadline is: April 30, 2019
Registration fee: $125.00

Register in person or by mail:
For accommodation requests or more information contact: julie_sawyer@ncsu.edu or call: (828)-456-3575

May 6 Mon