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McDowell County Agriculture 2012 Census

McDowell County
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McDowell County Agriculture 2012 Census[/caption]

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McDowell County Agriculture 2012 Census

McDowell County
Agriculture Facts

McDowell County Agriculture 2012 Census[/caption]

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Be Prepared for
Disasters

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

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January--Radon Action
Month

Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is invisible, odorless, and tasteless. Radon is released harmlessly from the ground into outdoor air, but it can accumulate and reach harmful levels when trapped in homes and buildings. Radon test kits available from NCCES-McDowell County Center in January. We are open 8:30-12pm and 1-5pm.

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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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CRITICAL TEMPERATURES

If a cow has good winter hair, she does fine until temperatures drop below 20 to 30 degrees F. Below that, she compensates for heat loss by increasing energy intake; she must increase MORE »

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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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Extension Master Gardener TrainingThu Mar 5, 2015 Today
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court Street, Marion, NC 28752
— 11 hours away
Old Fort ECA meetingMon Mar 9, 2015
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
Old Fort United Methodist Fellowship Hall, 273 S Catawba Av, Old Fort, NC 28762
— 4 days away
Extension Master Gardener TrainingThu Mar 12, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court Street, Marion, NC 28752
— 1 week away
McDowell Honeybees MeetingThu Mar 12, 2015
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
McDowell County Senior Center, 100 Spaulding Road, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 1 week away
Healthy HabitsWed Mar 18, 2015
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
McDowell County Senior Center, Spaulding Road, Marion, McDowell, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association MeetingThu Mar 19, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court St., Marion, NC 28752
— 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
Extension Master Gardener TrainingThu Mar 19, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court Street, Marion, NC 28752
— 2 weeks away
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