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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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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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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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NEW SNAP-Ed Nutrition Programs!!

Some great changes are occurring within NC Cooperative Extension this year! Some of these changes have influenced nutrition programming right here in Montgomery County. With new Snap-Ed programming being released through NC A&T MORE »

NC Safe Plates: Food Safety Manager Certification Course

The Montgomery County Center of the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service will offer NC Safe Plates – Food Safety Manager Certification Course. This comprehensive course is appropriate for food service managers and supervisory staff in MORE »

2014 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 »

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 »

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Montgomery County Cattlemen's AssociationTue Mar 10, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Ag Center, 200 Glen Road, Troy, NC 27371
— 1 week away
Eat Smart Live StrongWed Mar 11, 2015
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Abner Nutrition Site
— 1 week away
Extension and Community AssociationMon Mar 16, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Eat Smart Live StrongWed Mar 18, 2015
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Abner Nutrition Site
— 2 weeks away
Southern Foresters' Climate Observations: State Comparisons and Spatial TrendsThu Mar 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
Montgomery County Beekeepers AssociationThu Mar 19, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Ag Center, 200 Glen Road, Troy, NC 27371
— 3 weeks away
Invasive Plant Best Management Practices WebinarTue Mar 24, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 3 weeks away
Urban Forestry Webinar Series: Urban InterfaceThu Mar 26, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 3 weeks away
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