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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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Sally's Kitchen

Sally's Kitchen with
Farm fresh Ventures

Watch Sally McNeil cook with some of the highlighted items from the newly formed Farm Fresh Ventures Cooperative.

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Cooking with Courtney

Cooking with Courtney
& Ann Hudson-Apple Dumplings

Courtney Swain, Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent, in the September "Cooking with Courtney" a joint venture between NC Cooperative Extension-Stanly County Center and Stanly Community College. This month Courtney and her guest, Ann Hudson, will share tips for working with apples and a recipe for apple dumplings. The short You Tube video is featured on Time Warner Channel 21 in the Albemarle Area.  Courtney can be reached at the NC Cooperative Extension Center-Stanly County located in the Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, 704-983-3987 or courtney_swain@ncsu.edu. All of the Cooking with Courtney videos can be seen on the SCC You Tube Channel -

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Cooking with Courtney

Cooking with Courtney
with Callie - Chicken Fajitas

Courtney Swain, Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent, in the July "Cooking with Courtney" a joint venture between NC Cooperative Extension-Stanly County Center and Stanly Community College. The short You Tube video is featured on Time Warner Channel 21 in the Albemarle Area. We are excited to offer this new resource. Be on the look out for more features from "Cooking with Courtney". Courtney can be reached at the NC Cooperative Extension Center-Stanly County located in the Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, 704-983-3987 or courtney_swain@ncsu.edu. All of the Cooking with Courtney videos can be seen on the SCC You Tube Channel -

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NC Community Garden Conference Oct 25th popular

Growing Garden Connections North Carolina Community Garden Partners is hosting our annual statewide community gardening conference this year on the beautiful UNC Asheville campus. The daylong gathering, titled “Growing Garden Connections”, features outstanding MORE » – from   Community Gardens

Is Your Backyard Chicken Proof?

Is your backyard Chicken Proof? Anyone with small children in their lives probably has taken steps to childproof their home and yards but if you have a backyard flock do you know what MORE »

Photos from Pawpaw Orchard Show & Tell popular

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent. These photos are from Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pawpaw Orchard Show & Tell held on September 8, 2014 at Full of Life Farms outside of Pittsboro. Grower Wynn Dinnsen grows MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

2015 Southern Piedmont Farm School

Are you a new farmer, considering a new farm venture, or expanding current farm opportunities? The Southern Piedmont Farm School may just be the program for you! Read more MORE »

2014 Fall 4-H Newsletter popular

Want to see all of the exciting Stanly County 4-H News?  Click the underlined “Fall Newsletter”  link to see the Newsletter!  Fall MORE »

Evening of Local Wine & Food

Please join the Upper Pee Dee Farm and Food Council for an evening of local wine and food on Friday, September 19 from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at Stony Mountain Vineyards in Albemarle.  The MORE »

2015 Cooperative Extension Student Internship Program

The Cooperative Extension Student Internship Program was created in 2012 and continues to provide employment opportunities to full-time college students that connect classroom experience to real-life work. Intern assignments reflect Cooperative Extension’s four MORE »

2014 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit

2014 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit information has been posted and can be located here.  For assistance with shows or questions about rules and regulations for the circuit contact Circuit Coordinating Agent, Tiffanee Conrad, MORE »

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Pesticide Class - VTue Sep 23, 2014 Today
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA
— 2 hours away
Pesticide Class - XTue Sep 23, 2014 Today
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA
— 5 hours away
Extension & Community Leadership TeamThu Oct 2, 2014
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, Newt Road, Albemarle, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Stanly County Beekeepers AssociationThu Oct 9, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle NC 28001
— 2 weeks away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Oct 14, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 3 weeks away
Extension & Community Leadership CouncilThu Oct 23, 2014
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, Newt Road, Albemarle, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Nov 11, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 2 months away
Stanly County Beekeepers AssociationThu Nov 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle NC 28001
— 2 months away
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