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Extension Master
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Would you or someone you know like to learn more about the aspects of gardening and landscaping and then use that knowledge to help others? If the answer is yes, the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program is for you.

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Extension Master
Gardener Training

Would you or someone you know like to learn more about the aspects of gardening and landscaping and then use that knowledge to help others? If the answer is yes, the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program is for you.

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Local Foods
Directory

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service-McDowell County Center is developing a local foods directory of farm products grown in the county.

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McDowell County
Extension Center on Social Media

McDowell County Extension Center uses Social Media.

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McDowell County Agriculture 2012 Census

McDowell County
Agriculture Facts

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Be prepared for disasters. Visit the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Disaster Information Center.

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Extension Master Gardener Training

Be a volunteer for your community. In the Extension Master Gardener program you learn about home horticulture and you have the opportunity to spread that knowledge to others in our MORE »

Stink Bugs! They’re here!

At this time of year, the days grow shorter and the adult stink bugs decide it's time to call it quits and start looking for places to pass the MORE »

Plant a Row for the Hungry

Attention McDowell Vegetable Gardeners: We suffer from obesity and food insecurity in McDowell County.  I encourage gardeners to plant an extra row or just a few extra plants and share their harvest with MORE »

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McDowell Honey Bees' Bee SchoolSat Jan 31 - Sat Jan 31, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
McDowell Technical Community College, 54 College Drive, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— Tomorrow
Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association Board MeetingMon Feb 2, 2015
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court Street, Marion, NC 28752
— 4 days away
Historic Marion Tailgate Market Vendor MeetingMon Feb 2, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Marion Depot. Depot St, Marion, NC, United States
— 4 days away
WBRM 1250 AM Radio ProgramTue Feb 3, 2015
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Where:
Tune in to WBRM 1250 AM
— 5 days away
Timber Tax Update for the 2014 Tax Year WebinarThu Feb 5, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 7 days away
McDowell Honey Bees' Bee SchoolSat Feb 7 - Sat Feb 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
McDowell Technical Community College, 54 College Drive, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 1 week away
Old Fort ECA meetingMon Feb 9, 2015
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
Old Fort United Methodist Fellowship Hall, 273 S Catawba Av, Old Fort, NC 28762
— 2 weeks away
McDowell Cattlemens MeetingMon Feb 9, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Bethel Baptist Church, 205 Bethel Church Road, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 2 weeks away
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