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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

2014 Peach Cooking
Contest

If you love creating new desserts, you might like to enter the Peach Cooking Contest at the 2014 NC Peach Festival in Candor, NC. This year the festival will be held on July 19th. All desserts must be made using fresh or canned peaches.There will be a youth and adult division, so if you know any young chefs in the making, encourage them to participate. Bring your entries to the Candor Town Hall by 8:30 am, you must provide a copy of your recipe. Prize money and dishes must be picked up at the Town Hall immediately following the parade. Click here for the entry form.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

2014 Sandhills Peach
Harvest Report

Peaches[/caption] It is that time of year, yes you guessed it! Peaches are being harvested. Click the link below for the first report of the season. Revised Peach Report-6-2014

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Propagation
Workshop

Come learn how to propagate your plants. The Montgomery County Master Gardeners are hosting a propagation workshop. This is a hands-on workshop, bring your own cuttings and the Master Gardeners will show you how to propagate your own plants. Click the link below for the details. Propagation workshop flyer-7-14

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Pastured Egg Production Field Day popular

North Carolina State University and North Carolina Cooperative Extension will conduct a Pastured Egg Production Field Day from 8:00 am-3:00 pm on Wednesday, September 24 at the Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) in Goldsboro, NC. Topics: MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

Pawpaw Orchard Show & Tell popular

Chatham County Cooperative Extension has organized a Pawpaw Orchard Show & Tell for Monday, September 8, 2014 at Full of Life Farms outside of Pittsboro. We will visit grower Wynn Dinnsen’s orchard where he grows over MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

Register Now for Farm Tax Workshop popular

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a workshop on Tax Issues for Diversified Farmers from 1:00-5:00 pm on Monday September 22 at the Silk Hope Farm Heritage Center in Silk MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

Montgomery County 4-H Summer Fun

4-H Summer Fun is a special program sponsored by Montgomery County 4-H through NC Cooperative Extension. Activities are open to all youth ages 5-19. (5 year olds must have completed kindergarten). Workshops are designed for specific MORE »

Keep Button Batteries Controlled in the Home

Small, button-sized lithium batteries are present in almost every home in Montgomery County, and most people are unaware of how dangerous they are.  However, the stories of children swallowing them are becoming all MORE »

4-H Pictures with Santa

Come out to have your child’s picture made with Santa Claus next Saturday, December 7th (9 AM – Noon) at the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension Office at 203 West Main Street, Troy. Parents MORE »

1st Annual Trunk or Treat

JOIN US FOR THE 1ST ANNUAL TRUNK OR TREAT! Come for a fun time with Games, Prizes and Candy!!! It will be held at The Cooperative Extension Office Parking lot October 31st from MORE »

2013 Montgomery County 4-H Greenery Sale

This Holiday Season Montgomery County 4-H is selling Christmas Greenery! We will be selling Fresh Frasier Firs that will be coming to us from the North Carolina Mountains. We will have two different MORE »

It’s Luau Time!

Join Montgomery County 4-H For a Tiki good time! November 8th, 1pm – 4pm At the Agricultural Building on Glen Road in Troy. All 4-Her’s are allowed to attend. You may also bring MORE »

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ServSafe CourseMon Sep 8, 2014 @ 8:00 AM -
Wed Sep 10, 2014 @ 1:00 PM Where:
203 W Main St, Uwharrie National Forest, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 1 week away
Creative Hands 4-H Club MeetingMon Sep 8, 2014
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
203 West Main Street, Troy, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Extension and Community Association MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Biscoe Busy Bees 4-H Club MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Biscoe Presbyterian Church, North Main Street, Biscoe, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Montgomery Co. Cattlemen MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Ag Center, 200 Glen Road, Troy, NC 27371
— 2 weeks away
Montgomery Co. Beekeepers AssociationThu Sep 18, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Ag Center, 200 Glen Road, Troy, NC 27371
— 3 weeks away
Biscoe Busy Bees 4-H Club MeetingTue Sep 23, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Biscoe Presbyterian Church, North Main Street, Biscoe, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
Montgomery County Pregnancy FairThu Sep 25, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
First Baptist Church, East Main Street, Troy, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
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