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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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Now is the time to take soil samples

Now is a good time to take a soil sample for your garden or lawn.  Soil sampling is the best method to determine how much lime or fertilizer you need to apply to MORE »

How to purne crape myrtles

How many times have you seen crape myrtle trees with the tops chopped out?  Evidently some landscape folks, thinks this is the proper way to prune   crape myrtle trees.  It is not the MORE »

Cotton Tobacco Peanut News

Tobacco News             According to a recent survey from Martin County Farmers that attended our tobacco production meeting, about 50% of the tobacco acreage is planted in NC 196.  This is good yielding MORE »

2014 Martin County Production Meetings

Martin County Cotton Production Meeting             The Martin and Washington County Cotton Production Meeting will be held at the Farmers Market on Mon. Feb. 10, starting at 12:30 PM.  NCSU Cotton specialist will MORE »

Peanut News

Pod Blasting Maturity Clinics             When to dig peanuts is a question you must ask yourself this time of year.  There are many factors that come into play when deciding when to dig.  MORE »

Peanut and Cotton News

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38th Annual 4-H Youth Livestock Show and SaleThu Apr 24, 2014 Today
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Where:
4001 West Main Street Extension, Williamston NC 27892
— 3 hours away
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