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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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Fruits and vegetable produce stand

Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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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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Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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Hunter Safety CourseSun Mar 29, 2015 Today
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 12 hours away
ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSMon Mar 30 - Mon Mar 30, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 22 hours away
Flue-Cured Tobacco Barn Testing Certification TrainingMon Mar 30, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
1927 Gerald Rd, Rowland, NC 28383, USA
— Tomorrow
ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSMon Mar 30, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 2 days away
4-H County Council and Volunteer Leaders' Association Officer Planning MeetingMon Mar 30, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 2 days away
Medicare 101: Navigating the Medicare Maze (Free Seminar)Tue Mar 31, 2015
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Leon Mann Jr. Enrichment Center, 3820 Galantis Drive, Morehead City, NC 28557, United States
— 2 days away
Beginner Beekeeper SchoolTue Mar 31, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 3 days away
Parenting Matter ProgramTue Mar 31, 2015
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Lenoir County Cooperative Extension Office
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