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Mayland Community College, 785 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657, USA Mayland Community College, 785 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657, USA Avery County Center 11 months ago
Description:

If you need a pesticide license in order to purchase restricted use pesticides, if you apply pesticides as a part of your job, or you are or want to be a commercial applicator, the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center will be hosting a Pesticide School at Mayland Community College, Newland Campus on  Wednesday-Thursday, April 11th and 12th, 2018.  

On Wednesday, April 11th the school will start promptly at 8:30 am and will end approximately at 3:30 pm.  On Thursday, April 12th the school will reconvene at 8:30 am and will end at 12:00 noon.  

A fee will be charged to attend the school.  Also, fees will be charged for the test.

The school will prepare you to take the test on the afternoon of Thursday, April 12th at 1 pm.  In order to attend the school, you MUST register with the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center by calling 828-733-8270 or by visiting the center at 805 Cranberry Street in Newland.



Apr 11 2018

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661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA 661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA Avery County Center 1 week away
Description:

The Avery County Cooperative Extension Center will be conducting a private pesticide applicator's meeting on Tuesday, March 26th. The meeting will begin at 6:00pm and conclude at 8:00pm.

PLEASE NOTE: IF YOUR LICENSE EXPIRES ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2019, AND YOU HAVE NOT OBTAINED YOUR CREDIT HOURS, PLEASE MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO ATTEND.

ALL PRIVATE APPLICATORS ARE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN 2.0 CREDIT HOURS OF V (Safety Course) and 2.0 CREDIT HOURS OF X BY SEPTEMBER 30TH OF THE YEAR YOUR LICENSE EXPIRES!!!

If you need additional information regarding these classes please feel free to contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270.

Mar 26 Tue
8004 NC-88, Laurel Springs, NC 28644 8004 NC-88, Laurel Springs, NC 28644 Avery County Center 1 week away
Description:

This workshop is designed to provide growers with an overview of the requirements of the USDA Harmonized GAP Audit, discuss relevant food safety practices for produce farms, and share the resources available from NC State University to help you implement a food safety plan in your farm and become Harmonized GAP Certified.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm - For new growers unfamiliar with GAP certification and writing a food safety plan

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm - Lunch

12:45 pm - 3:30 pm - Outline of new Harmonized GAP requirements for both new growers and existing GAP certified farmers

A representative from USDA GAP auditors will be present during lunch and the afternoon session.

Lunch and materials will be provided to each participant.

If you have any questions please call Travis Birdsell, County Extension Director, at (336) 846-5850.

To ensure enough meals and materials, please register by March 27, 2019 by calling the North Carolina
Cooperative Extension, Ashe County Center at (336) 846-5850.

Mar 29 Fri
661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA 661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA Avery County Center 2 weeks away
Description:

The Avery County Cooperative Extension staff will be hosting an Apple IPM class with Dr. Jim Walgenbach, Professor and Entomologist with NCSU.

Dr. Walgenbach will present insect and disease management of our apple trees. The class is scheduled for Wednesday, April 3rd from 3:00-5:00pm and will be held at the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center located at Heritage Park, 661 Vale Rd. Newland, NC.

For additional information please contact Bill Hoffman, Extension Agent at 828-733-8270.

Apr 3 Wed
Mountain Glen Golf Club, 1 Club house Dr, Newland, NC 28657, USA Mountain Glen Golf Club, 1 Club house Dr, Newland, NC 28657, USA Avery County Center 4 weeks away
Description:

The Cooperative Extension Staff will be hosting the annual Report to the People Meeting on Thursday, April 18th, 2019. The meeting will kick-off at 11am with a warm welcome from Jerry Moody, County Extension Director.

The staff will be presenting their goals for 2019 and updating participants on the 2018 completed programs.

The meeting will begin promptly at 11am and will conclude by 12:30 noon; lunch will be served.

If you would like additional information or to register please contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Staff at 828-733-8270.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!! Deadline to register is Friday, April 12, 2019.

Apr 18 Thu
661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA 661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA Avery County Center 6 months away
Description:

The 2019 Avery A&H Fair will kick off on Wednesday, September 4th at 5PM and will run through Saturday, September 7th.

Lots of new changes coming in 2019, such as:
*Gate Price
*Schedule of Events
MORE INFORMATION WILL BE FORTHCOMING!!!

For additional information please feel free to contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270.

Sep 4 Wed