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Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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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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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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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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4-H Newsletter – The Monthly Clover

The April Edition of the 4-H “Monthly Clover” is HERE,  with information about upcoming events! Even though Spring is here and everything is blooming and the sun is shining, please take a few minutes MORE »

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TechXcite – 4-H Science Workshop

Are you a youth engineer? Discover your inner scientist through fun, hands-on activities that will challenge your mind and creativity. On Thursday, April 3rd, Orange County 4-H in collaboration with Alamance County 4-H will MORE »

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Summer Sizzle Summer Camp

Summer Sizzle is an action packed summer middle school program.  Each week will feature trips and activities which focus on a selected weekly topic; such as Arts & Crafts, Sports, Cooking, S.T.E.M. Activities, Environmental Tours MORE »

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Piedmont Regional Goat & Sheep Producer TrainingMon May 5, 2014
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Guilford County Extension Barn, 3309 Burlington Rd. Greensboro, NC 27405
— 1 week away
Container GardensThu May 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
209-C N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Area Pastured Poultry WorkshopTue May 13, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Wings of Dawn Farm, 4117 West Greensboro Chapel Hill Road, Liberty, NC 27298, United States
— 3 weeks away
4-H Golf TournamentFri May 16, 2014
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Challenge Golf Club, Challenge Drive, Graham, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Honey Bees and BeekeepingThu May 22, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
209-C N Graham Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
Drip IrrigationThu Jun 5, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM— 1 month away
Native Warm Season Grasses WorkshopTue Jun 10, 2014
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Cedar Grove Ruitan Building- Cedar Grove, NC
— 2 months away
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