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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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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Paper Clover Campaign
at Tractor Supply

The Fall Paper Clover Campaign at Tractor Supply will be held October 8-19.  This campaign raises money for 4-H on the local, state, and national level, with 60% of the proceeds coming directly back to the county.  All you have to do is add $1 at check out and write your name on a clover.  These clovers will be posted in the windows of Tractor Supply so that everyone can see the wonderful support of 4-H!

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National 4-H
Week

Person County 4-H will be celebrating National 4-H Week October 5-11.  Follow this post to learn more about how they will be celebrating!

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4-H Newsletter:
September-October 2014

Check out the latest issue of the Person County 4-H newsletter, "The Green Scene!" The Green Scene-September October 2014

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National 4-H Week popular

Here are a few ways you can promote National 4-H Week this week!  You can call it your very own National 4-H Week tool kit. For taking selfies for social media use this MORE »

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Alzheimers/Dementia Community Awareness popular

On Wednesday, November 5th from 10am – noon at the Kirby Theater, the Healthy Personians committee out of the Person County Health Department is joining forces with the Person County Cooperative Extension Service MORE »

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Lunch N Learn popular

 Come to our next Lunch N’ Learn session and learn how to “Stretch Your Food Budget”. We will provide information on meal planning, shopping tips, supermarket savings, and how to stay on a MORE »

Food_Safety

Don’t Be Creative!!

I know chefs and home cooks love to be creative. Adding a little of this and a little of that to a recipe to make it your own is part of the fun MORE »

Preparing For and Controlling Ticks

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 July 1, 2014 Preparing For and Controlling Ticks Here is some current information about ticks that was shared with MORE » – from   Granville County Center

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Farmers Tax Exempt Purchases

Recently, the legislature and the governor signed House Bill 1050 that provides some changes for sales tax exemption when purchasing farming inputs. Farmers must have $10,000 of gross farm income from the preceding MORE »

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Living HealthyWed Oct 8, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 6 days away
Living Healthy with DiabetesThu Oct 16, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Healthy Living for a LifetimeWed Oct 22, 2014
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Where:
Person County Farmers Market, 601 N Madison Blvd, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Living Healthy with DiabetesThu Oct 23, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Living Healthy with DiabetesThu Oct 30, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
Living Healthy with DiabetesThu Nov 6, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 1 month away
Living Healthy with DiabetesThu Nov 13, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 1 month away
Living Healthy with DiabetesThu Nov 20, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 2 months away
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