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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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new SHIIP volunteer

New SHIIP Volunteer

Barbara Pope (left), regional SHIIP representative and trainer, presents new Lenoir County SHIIP volunteer Pamela Eubanks with a Certificate of Completion at a recent meeting of Seniors' Health Insurance Information Program at the Cooperative Extension office.

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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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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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Lenoir County
Voluntary Agricultural Districts

The purpose of the Agricultural District Program is to encourage the preservation and protection of farmland from non-farm development.  This is in recognition of the importance of agriculture to the economic and social well being of North Carolina. Find out how your property can be part of a Voluntary Agricultural District!

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Spring Is Termite Time!

Termites cause billions of dollars in damage each year. They primarily feed on wood, but also damage paper, books, insulation, and even swimming pool liners and filtration systems. Termites can injure living trees MORE »

Cleaning to Control Allergies & Asthma

Cleaning your home is one of the easiest steps you can take to help reduce allergy or asthma flares and to control triggers such as animal dander, cockroaches, dust mites, pollen, mold and MORE »

SHIIP Monthly Column April 2014

Contact: Kerry Hall 919-807-6011 Volunteers are Essential for SHIIP’s Operation Did you know that North Carolina has more than 1.5 million Medicare beneficiaries? And all those beneficiaries are served by more than 1,000 MORE »

More In My Basket

The Lenoir County Cooperative Extension Center is happy to announce that the Family and Consumer Sciences program will offer the “More in My Basket” (MIMB) program in 2014. The focus of the More MORE »

Celebrate Earth Day!

Tomorrow is Earth Day, an annual event celebrated on April 22 each year, on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection and educate the world about what we can MORE »

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Master Gardener Annual Spring Plant SaleSat Apr 26, 2014
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Cooperative Extension Office
— Tomorrow
Parenting Matters classTue Apr 29, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Extension Office
— 5 days away
Parenting Matters classTue May 6, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Extension Office
— 2 weeks away
Parenting Matters classTue May 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Extension Office
— 3 weeks away
"More In My Basket"Wed May 14, 2014
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Woodmen of the World Center, 2602 W. Vernon Ave., Kinston, NC
— 3 weeks away
Parenting Matters classTue May 20, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Extension Office
— 4 weeks away
Parenting Matters classTue May 27, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Extension Office
— 1 month away
Parenting Matters classTue Jun 3, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Extension Office
— 1 month away
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