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The Avery County Cooperative Extension Center staff will accept plant sale orders. If you are interested in purchasing plants, please contact the Extension Center at 828-733-8270 or visit the website on February 28th to download the catalog and order form.
Web Address: avery.ces.ncsu.edu

Deadline to purchase plants is Wednesday, April 11th, 2018.

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Mayland Early College High School, 200 Mayland Dr, Spruce Pine, NC 28777, USA Mayland Early College High School, 200 Mayland Dr, Spruce Pine, NC 28777, USA Avery County Center 43 minutes ago
Description:

Participants interested in applying for the 2019 WNC AgOptions Grant should attend this informational session. The speakers be discussing the grant process and will be available to answer any questions you may have regarding the application process.

Please contact Jerry Moody, County Extension Director, at 828-733-8270 if you have questions.

Oct 23 Tue
Heritage Park, 661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA Heritage Park, 661 Vale Rd, Newland, NC 28657, USA Avery County Center 6 days away
Description:

Monthly Club Meeting

Club will be discussing service project ideas, presentations, tournament results, fundraising ideas, etc.

For additional information please contact Bobbie Willard, 4-H Extension Agent at 828-733-8270.

Oct 29 Mon
Camp Lodge 150 Camp Schaub Road Waynesville NC Camp Lodge 150 Camp Schaub Road Waynesville NC Avery County Center 2 weeks away
Description:

Ages: 10 and older
$20.00 Registration Fee

Hands On Activities
Ag Themed Tours
DIsplay Booths
4-H Friends and Fun

For additional information please contact Bobbie Willard, 4-H Extension Agent at 828-733-8270.

Nov 3 Sat
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Asheville, 1 Resort Dr, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Asheville, 1 Resort Dr, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Avery County Center 4 months away
Description: Event Date: February 20th and 21st, 2019
Time: 9:30 am Wednesday through lunch on Thursday
Location: Crowne Plaza Resort, Asheville, NC
Cost: $40 per person with pre-registration prior to February 7th. Registration at the door is $50

Registration required: To register: http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/commodit/horticul/tomatoes/

Conference Contact: To exhibit or sponsor, or for more information, contact Ellen Moss at 828-685-3989, ellen_moss@yahoo.com.

Please include our event in the calendar of your organization

Description: This is the largest commercial vegetable grower event in the region with a high quality educational program put together by vegetable extension specialist/agents at NC State University Cooperative Extension. There will also be a trade show and a fundraiser that supports student scholarships. The program will include presentations on many different topics to help vegetable growers. The final program will be completed in December 2018. Topics will include such things as Management of Foliar Diseases of Tomato, Using Chemigation to Manage Phytophthora Blight, Breeding for Late Blight Resistance and Tolerance to Bacterial Spot and Verticillium Wilt, Evaluation of Tomato Lines for Late Blight Resistance, Flavonoids in Tomato, Evaluation of Insecticides for Key Pests of Fruiting Vegetable Crops, Native Natural Enemies on Biological Control of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, Growing Industrial Hemp for Cannabinoids in Western North Carolina, to name a few. There will be a sponsored lunch and awards program at noon on Thursday. Pesticide credits will be offered.
Feb 20 2019