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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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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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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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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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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Subscribing to NCCES Publications and Factsheets

Publications & Factsheets Would you like to receive the latest Extension publications and factsheets by email each month?  You can subscribe to Extension Publications and Factsheets or to many other Extension websites, such MORE »

Christmas Tree Farming in Avery County

Christmas tree farming in Avery County is becoming “sustainable”. Sustainable agriculture means the farming practices are friendly to the soil, water, wildlife, and surrounding people. The land will remain productive for generations to come and the business MORE »

4-H in Avery County popular

Avery County 4-H serves the youth of Avery County in many different aspects. 4-H helps the Avery County youth learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H offers: clubs special interest MORE »

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Avery County Hazardous Household Waste DaySat Aug 27, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Avery County Board-Education, 775 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657, USA
— 14 hours away
2016 Avery County Farm TourSat Aug 27, 2016
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Where:
Avery County, NC, USA
— 15 hours away
2016 Avery A&H FairTue Sep 6, 2016 @ 5:00 PM -
Sat Sep 10, 2016 @ 10:00 PM Where:
Heritage Park, 661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, United States
— 2 weeks away
Nursery Weed Management Field DayWed Sep 7, 2016
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Hawksridge Farms 4243 S. NC 127 Hwy, Hickory, NC
— 2 weeks away
Avery County Private and Commercial Applicators Certification MeetingTue Sep 20, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Mayland Community College, 785 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657, United States
— 4 weeks away
Nursery Crop Field DayFri Sep 23, 2016
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Hard & Flossie Clark Family Park, Lenoir, NC 28645, USA
— 4 weeks away
2016 Avery County Private Pesticide Applicators Safety Meeting--Sub-Class VTue Sep 27, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Avery County Senior Center-Avery County Aging Department, Schultz Circle, Newland, NC, United States
— 1 month away
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