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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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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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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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Solar panels

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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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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2015 Holiday Activities

Pasquotank County 4-H will be hosting two days of Holiday Fun activities.  You must stop by the Pasquotank Extension Center to register.  No phone calls will be accepted.  Please see the attached brochure MORE »

Pasquotank 4-H ASPIRE Program

If you are a Sophomore or Junior in High school this program is for you.  The ASPIRE program is a 10 week ACT test prep program for students.  This program will be taught MORE »

Summer 4-H newsletter

Below you will find the Pasquotank County 4-H summer newsletter.  If you are not on our mailing list and would like to be added then simply call the extension office at 252-338-3954 and MORE »

Field Crops Newsletters

Below you will find links for the Field Crops Newsletters.  If you have any questions concerning any of the information please contact Al Wood at 252-338-3954. August 14 Newsletter August 27 MORE »

NC Backyard / Small Flock Registration

North Carolina is being pro active when it comes to the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). They are now requiring anyone who owns any chickens, waterfowl, game birds, turkeys, or doves to fill MORE »

2015 4-H Summer Camp

Below please find the link for the 2015 4-H Summer Camp brochure.  If you have any questions please call the Pasquotank Extension Center at 252-338-3954. 2015 camp MORE »

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Corn and Soybeans: Management of Foliar DiseaseThu Feb 11, 2016 Today
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 55 minutes away
Grain MarketingTue Feb 16, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 5 days away
Pushing the Corn Yield EnvelopeTue Feb 16, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 5 days away
Albemarle Landscape SchoolWed Feb 17, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 6 days away
Pasquotank Awards and Recognition ProgramThu Feb 18, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 1 week away
Farm Worker/Pesticide TrainingFri Feb 19, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 1 week away
Stinkbugs: How to Address ThemTue Feb 23, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 2 weeks away
Managing Herbicide Resistant Weeds in Field CropsWed Feb 24, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 2 weeks away
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