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Don't Prune Too Soon!!

Wait until new growth starts in the Spring. Pruning too early may result in: Stimulating new growth that will be vulnerable …

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2018 Dig-In!

9th Annual Dig In! Community Gardens Nourishing Wake County A half day symposium March 10th at Marbles Museum in Raleigh, NC Information and …

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4-H Volunteers Needed!!!

McDowell County 4-H needs volunteers. If you are interested in giving back to your community by starting a 4-H …

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2014 4-H Enrollment Forms

2014 4-H enrollment forms are due to the 4-H office October 1, 2013. Enrollment forms are required each year. Forms …

2013 Junior Livestock Show

The 67th annual McDowell County Junior Livestock Show will be held on Saturday, August 3 at 9:00 a.m. at …

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2013 McDowell Honeybee School

James Nations, President, Farm Bureau-McDowell presents sponsorship check for the McDowell Honeybee School to Ed Speer, President, McDowell Honeybees. …

Beyond the Tailgate Market

Beyond the Tailgate Market is a training for farmers interested in new retail markets. The training will be held …

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USDA With a New Microloan Program

Microloans up to $35,000 aim to assist small farmers, veterans, and disadvantaged producers MEMPHIS, Jan. 15, 2013—Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today …

NCECA Scholarship

Each year, the North Carolina Extension & Community Association (NCECA) provides scholarship opportunities to high school seniors, college students, and adults. …