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Flood Recovery
Information

Recovering after a disaster can be very trying. These factsheets have been prepared to help people dealing with a disaster to begin the process of recovery safely. https://ncdisaster.ces.ncsu.edu/disaster-factsheets/recovery/

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Flood Recovery
Information

Recovering after a disaster can be very trying. These factsheets have been prepared to help people dealing with a disaster to begin the process of recovery safely. https://ncdisaster.ces.ncsu.edu/disaster-factsheets/recovery/

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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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Gardening in the
Albemarle

New to the area? New to gardening? Join the local Extension office for this 5-week gardening course that begins September 20th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm in Edenton. Topics include southern lawns, regional plant selections, growing edibles at home, and more. The course is free, but registration is required. For more information or to register, call (252) 482-6585.

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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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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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NICKELS FOR KNOW-HOW REFERENDUM ANNOUNCEMENT

The Gates County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday November 1, 2016. Paul Smith County Referendum Chairman said one polling place has been established in the County.  The polling location MORE »

Dinner's Ready

Dinner’s Ready!

The Make Ahead Freezer Meal Workshop Series with Helen Eure, Cooperative Extension Director If your family is always on the go between sports, school, and other activities, it can be difficult to find the MORE »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

From Erin Eure Area Specialized Agent, Agriculture – Commercial Fruits & Vegetables Attention Growers: Cucurbit downy mildew was reported June 17th in watermelon in Nash County, NC. The first report in NC earlier this MORE »

New Record Set for Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling

Great news North Carolina!! According to Henry Wade, PhD,  Environmental Programs Manager, Structural Pest Control and Pesticides Division, North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services a new record was reported by USAg MORE »

Cucurbit Downy Mildew reported in NC

From Erin Eure Area Specialized Agent, Agriculture – Commercial Fruits & Vegetables   Attention Cucurbit Growers: Cucurbit Downy Mildew was reported on cucumbers yesterday in NC (Duplin Co). Growers are advised to scout for MORE »

Female Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)

Butterflies in Your Backyard popular

New and improved and even better than before. “Butterflies in Your Backyard” has been updated and  re-released with a beautiful new cover.  Available for free online  (PDF version linked), it has wonderful information on North MORE » – from   Gardening

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Chowan Fair JudgingMon Sep 26 - Mon Sep 26, 2016 - ALL DAY Today— 5 hours ago
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Sep 27, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— Tomorrow
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Sep 27, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 2 days away
Master Gardener Fall Plant SaleSat Oct 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 5 days away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Oct 4, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 1 week away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Oct 4, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 1 week away
Extension Master Gardener Meeting & Advanced TrainingTue Oct 11, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 2 weeks away
Gardening in the AlbemarleTue Oct 11, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 2 weeks away
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