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NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Fruits and vegetable produce stand

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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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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
- Vegetable Pasta Salad +

Courtney Swain, Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent, in the June "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

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The Energy Star Connect blog

Savings through Insulating

This week’s The Energy Star Current, EPA’s energy blog, addresses saving on energy costs with proper insulation.  After sealing your home for air leaks, it is important to have the right amount of MORE » – from   Home Energy Conservation

Amazing Grazing Summer Annuals Field Day popular

Be sure to plan to attend this great Beef Cattle Production Educational opportunity on July 31, 2014, at Elaine Moore’s Farm in Albemarle.  Check out the agenda for the field day. The program MORE »

2014 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit popular

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 »

Disease & Pest Problems

Do you see your pest problem described below? http://rowan.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/05/disease-pest-problems/ Again, Rowan County agents have been kind enough to help us out during the time we have been without a resident horticulture MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Free Energy Conservation WorkshopThu Jul 31, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, Newt Road, Albemarle, NC, United States
— 3 days away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Aug 12, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 2 weeks away
Stanly County Beekeepers AssociationThu Aug 14, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle NC 28001
— 2 weeks away
Stanly County Ag Civic DaySat Aug 16 - Sat Aug 16, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, Newt Road, Albemarle, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 1 month away
Stanly County Beekeepers AssociationThu Sep 11, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle NC 28001
— 1 month 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
— 2 months 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 months away
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