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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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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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New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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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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Plant Clinic

Open to the Public: Every Monday 1:00-3:30 p.m. through fall.  Don't know what's wrong with your plant? Call or stop by Room 308 of the CMAST building in Morehead City to talk with a Carteret County Master Gardener Volunteer. (252) 222-6359.

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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 4-H Summer Fun Day Camps Full

2016 4-H Summer fun day camps are all full. You can be added to a wait list in case someone cancels. We still have space for our Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Summer Week MORE »

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2016 Carteret County 4-H Science Fair

On April 21, 2016 Carteret County 4-H hosted a county wide science fair for youth ages 5 -13.  44 youth participated in the event. The topics ranged from Volcanoes to The Effects of MORE »

Picnic Safety

There are always ants at a picnic. While you can see ants and avoid them, it’s not always possible to see, taste or smell dangerous bacteria that may cause illness if food is MORE »

Diseases of Wheat Increasing

Over the past few days, several disease outbreaks in wheat have been noted by NCSU faculty and Extension.  It is strongly advised to scout fields regularly.  Some of these diseases can cause severe MORE » – from   Craven County Center

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Landscape & Turf Disease UpdateMon May 16, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
300 Industrial Dr, New Bern, NC 28562, USA
— 2 weeks away
Landscape & Turf Insect UpdateTue May 24, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
300 Industrial Dr, New Bern, NC 28562, USA
— 3 weeks away
Blueberry Jam ClassThu Jun 9, 2016
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM— 1 month away
Dairy Tour - Simply Natural Creamery 4-H Summer CampThu Jun 16, 2016
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
SIMPLY NATURAL CREAMERY, 1265 Carson Edwards Rd, Ayden, NC 28513, United States
— 1 month away
Beginner Sewing Camp - Summer FunMon Jun 20, 2016 @ 9:30 AM -
Wed Jun 22, 2016 @ 3:00 PM Where:
Room 320 4-H Office
— 2 months away
Astronomy Camp & Neuse Nature Center TourFri Jun 24, 2016
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
Meet at CMAST Room 320 travel to Kinston
— 2 months away
Fishing & Archery CampThu Jun 30 - Thu Jun 30, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
4-H Office
— 2 months away
holidayMon Jul 4 - Mon Jul 4, 2016 - ALL DAY— 2 months away
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