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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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You can find Orange County Cooperative Extension on Facebook!  Click here to be taken to our Facebook page where you can “Like” us to receive the latest information on upcoming events, news, and more!

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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Our Mission

Welcome to the Orange County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension. Orange County Cooperative Extension is dedicated to our mission of helping the citizens of Orange County by putting research-based knowledge to work for economic prosperity, environmental stewardship and an improved quality of life. Dr. Carl A. Matyac County Extension Director

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Summer Sizzle Middle School Camp

2015 Summer Sizzle Middle School Camp

Summer will be here before you know it!  Check out our 4-H Summer Sizzle Middle School Camp for rising 6th, 7th and 8th graders. Click here for more information and registration MORE »

The Monthly Clover – January 2015 Edition

Happy New Year! The January Edition of “The Monthly Clover” is here… Please take a few moments to review it for details about upcoming events. The Community Forum tentatively scheduled for February 2nd has been cancelled. MORE »

Free Radon Test Kits popular

January is National Radon Action Month.  Free radon test kits are available through your local Cooperative Extension Center.  Supplies are limited.  Click here for more MORE »

The Monthly Clover – December 2014 Edition

The December Edition of “The Monthly Clover” is here… Please take a few moments to review it for details about events in the New Year. Happy Holidays!!! Let us continue “To Make the MORE »

The Monthly Clover – November 2014 Edition

The November Edition of “The Monthly Clover” is here… Please take a few moments to review it for details about upcoming events. If you are planning to participate in the service project at MORE »

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2015 PLANT @ Breeze Class Registration popular

  Click here to see a copy of the schedule for the 2014 class. This is provided only as an example of the topics and speakers normally provided in each class and is not necessarily MORE »

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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
Working ArtsWed Feb 18, 2015 @ 9:30 AM -
Thu Feb 19, 2015 @ 3:30 PM Where:
304 S Morgan St, Roxboro, NC 27573, USA
— 3 weeks away
Project Learning Tree Middle/High School Workshop: Forests of the WorldSat Feb 21, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, 11 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27601, United States
— 3 weeks away
Project Learning Tree K-12 WorkshopWed Apr 22, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Road, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 3 months away
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