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The Northeast Ag Expo is a field day that is conducted annually through the joint efforts of producers, agribusinesses, North Carolina State University, commodity groups,and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of the counties of Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, and Perquimans.  Since the counties involved are located in the Tidewater Region of North Carolina, the natural resources and commodities produced vary tremendously.   The commodity/commodities highlighted each year are those important to the host county.  Attendees get to view various research plots as well as benefit from presentations by Extension personnel and company representatives.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Northeast Ag Expo is a field day that is conducted annually through the joint efforts of producers, agribusinesses, North Carolina State University, commodity groups,and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of the counties of Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, and Perquimans.  Since the counties involved are located in the Tidewater Region of North Carolina, the natural resources and commodities produced vary tremendously.   The commodity/commodities highlighted each year are those important to the host county.  Attendees get to view various research plots as well as benefit from presentations by Extension personnel and company representatives.

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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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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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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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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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2016 Albemarle Area Circuit Show

The Albemarle Area Circuit Show will be held on September 2 & 3, 2016 at the Albemarle Area 4-H Livestock Arena located at 864 Sun Gro Drive, Elizabeth City.  Below you will find MORE »

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Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

Eat Smart, Live Strong Classes Offered

Pasquotank County will be offering Eat Smart, Live Strong classes twice a month during August through November.  Please click on the following links to get more information: Eat Smart, Live Strong for Senior MORE »

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2016 Pasquotank Farm Tour

2016 Pasquotank Farm Tour will be held on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 and will feature on-farm tests and demonstrations being conducted with farmers in the county.  Topics covered will be corn emergence, corn MORE »

Master Gardeners offer Scholarships

Left to Right – Kylan Lister and Justin Pendleton The Extension Master Gardeners of Pasquotank Co. are pleased to award $1,000 scholarships to Kylan Lister and Justin Pendleton. Kylan Lister plans to attend MORE »

4-H Summer Enrichment Programs

Pasquotank County 4-H is hosting its summer enrichment programs for 2016.  Below you will find the brochure with a listing of all programs, dates, times, fees, and descriptions.  To register for programs you MORE »

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NE Ag ExpoThu Jul 28, 2016 Today
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Lynn Hobbs Farms 185 Spivey Road, Hobbsville, NC
— 17 minutes ago
Eat Smart, Live Strong ClassThu Aug 4, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 1 week away
Tagging of State Fair AnimalsMon Aug 8, 2016
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Albemarle 4-H Livestock Arena
— 2 weeks away
Albemarle Area Livestock Show & Sale MeetingTue Aug 9, 2016
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 2 weeks away
Pasquotank Farm TourWed Aug 10, 2016
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
PQA TrainingThu Aug 11, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 2 weeks away
Eat Smart, Live Strong ClassThu Aug 18, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 3 weeks away
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