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Courtney Swain in the kitchen

Cooking with Courtney
& Kayla Shomaker

Courtney and Kayla Share share their recipe for Cowboy Cornbread and great sides to go along with it.

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Courtney Swain in the kitchen

Cooking with Courtney
& Kayla Shomaker

Courtney and Kayla Share share their recipe for Cowboy Cornbread and great sides to go along with it.

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Courtney Swain in the kitchen

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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We send out newsletters and other announcements from the local Extension Center. Join our e-mail list to be sure you are receiving the latest information from your Extension Center in Stanly County.  You can choose from a list of topics in which you are interested. Join Our Email ListFor Email Newsletters you can trust.

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Courtney Swain in the kitchen

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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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Landscape and Color Field Day

Plants are NOT Just Pretty- They Serve a Multitude of Functions! Join us on June 29th, 2016 for the Landscape Color and Professional Field Day to learn more. To call our urban and MORE » – from   Horticulture

Brown stink bug feeding above the crown of seedling corn. This will result in leaf holes, but probably not stunting, tillering, or plant death.

How to Avoid a Stink Bug Disaster in Corn

Stink bug pressure is already heavy this year.  A lot of seedling injury has been reported (see previous article).  This is caused from adults that overwintered from last year, either in soybean stubble, MORE » – from   Entomology

Stanly County 4-H Summer Blast

The Stanly County 4-H Summer Blast brochure is now available! This year’s program includes new and exciting activities along with past favorites. Registration will open on Tuesday, May 24 at the N.C. Cooperative Extension MORE »

Cotton Referendum Brochure

NC Cotton Producers Association Referendum

NC Cotton Producers Association Referendum will take place on Friday, April 1, 2016 at the NC Cooperative Extension Office from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Eligible voters are any North Carolina cotton producer MORE »

Betty Watson Annual Scholarship

Betty Watson Annual Scholarship The Betty Watson Scholarship is awarded in the amount of $1,000 by the Stanly County Extension & Community Association. The applicant must be a resident of Stanly County.Priority will MORE »

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Stanly County Beekeepers AssociationThu Jun 9, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle NC 28001
— 2 weeks away
Pest Control for Homeowners workshopTue Jun 14, 2016
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA
— 3 weeks away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Jun 14, 2016
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 3 weeks away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Jul 12, 2016
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 Jul 14, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Stanly Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle NC 28001
— 2 months away
N.C. 4-H CongressSat Jul 16 - Tue Jul 19, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
— 2 months away
Summer Pasture Field DayWed Jul 20, 2016
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
45080 Plank Road Norwood, NC
— 2 months away
New London Extension & Community Association Club MeetingTue Aug 9, 2016
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 2 months away
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