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Community Gardens NC Community Garden Conference Sat Oct 25 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Sherrill Center, Mountain View Room, UNC - Asheville, NC
— 33 minutes away

Details here as they become available.
http://www.nccgp.org/events/detail/nccgp-growing-garden-connections

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal Trilogy fish tournament Sun Oct 26, 2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Tomorrow
Soils Seminar: Angel Cruz, MS Student, Crop Sci. Dept., NCSU. Sin Suelos Sin Comida: Examining the Relationship Between Soils and Food Security in El Salvador. Wed Oct 29, 2014 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Williams Hall Auditorium (2215 WMS), NC State University
— 5 days away

Pre-seminar refreshments served at 3:15 pm in the McKimmon Room (2223 WMS)

Rowan County Center RACE 4-H Saddle Up for St. Jude Trail Ride Sat Nov 1 (All Day Event) — 1 week away
on 2 calendars Fall Is For Planting Tue Nov 4, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham County Extension Center, 65 East Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 2 weeks away

Fall is the best time to plant trees and shrubs in the South. Attend this free class taught by Charlotte Glen, Chatham County Extension Horticulture Agent, to learn about:
• Preparing your soil for planting
• Planting trees and shrubs the right way
• Caring for newly planted trees and shrubs
• How to select the right trees and shrubs for your yard
• Great trees and shrubs for Chatham County landscapes

This class is free but registration is required by Nov. 3, 2014. Visit http://go.ncsu.edu/fallplanting to register online or call 919-542-8202. Questions? Email extension.programs@chathamnc.org

on 2 calendars Fall Is For Planting Wed Nov 5, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham County Extension Center, 65 East Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 2 weeks away

Fall is the best time to plant trees and shrubs in the South. Attend this free class taught by Charlotte Glen, Chatham County Extension Horticulture Agent, to learn about:
• Preparing your soil for planting
• Planting trees and shrubs the right way
• Caring for newly planted trees and shrubs
• How to select the right trees and shrubs for your yard
• Great trees and shrubs for Chatham County landscapes

This class is free but registration is required by Nov. 3, 2014. Visit http://go.ncsu.edu/fallplanting to register online or call 919-542-8202. Questions? Email extension.programs@chathamnc.org

Rowan County Center 4-H Plant Sale Pick-up Thu Nov 6 (All Day Event) — 2 weeks away
NC Choices Amazing Grazing's Female Leadership in Cattle Handling Sat Nov 8 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cattle Handlling
— 2 weeks away

Click on the below link for details to apply

http://ncchoices.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/09/httpncchoices-ces-ncsu-eduwomen-working-in-the-meat-business-2014/

NC Choices 2014 NC Choices' Women Working in the Meat Business Intensive Seminar Sun Nov 9- Wed Nov 12, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chapel Hill, NC, USA
— 2 weeks away

Women Working in the Meat Business Intensive Seminar
Sunday, Nov.9th – Tuesday, Nov.11th
Chapel Hill, NC

Download application and details at http://ncchoices.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/09/httpncchoices-ces-ncsu-eduwomen-working-in-the-meat-business-2014/

Growing Small Farms Sustainable Agriculture Conference Mon Nov 10- Thu Nov 13, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greenville, SC
— 2 weeks away

29th annual Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Sustainable Agriculture Conference in Greenville, SC. Visit CFSA's website fir details: http://www.carolinafarmstewards.org/sac/

Rowan County Center Holiday - Office Closed Tue Nov 11 (All Day Event) — 2 weeks away
on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Nov 11, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 3 weeks away

Plantsmen's Tour

Soils Seminar: Marie Freeman, MS Student, Soil Sci. Dept., NCSU. Testing Alternatives to EC Measurements to Predict Woody Plant Growth in Saline Soils. Wed Nov 12, 2014 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Williams Hall Auditorium (2215 WMS), NC State University
— 3 weeks away

Pre-seminar refreshments served at 3:15 pm in the McKimmon Room (2223 WMS)

Rowan County Center 4-H PALS Meeting Thu Nov 13, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 3 weeks away
Rowan County Center Cattlemen's Meeting Thu Nov 13, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Piedmont Research Station, 8350 Sherrills Ford Rd, Salisbury, NC 28147, United States
— 3 weeks away

There will be a meal and a presentation/discussion on record keeping for beef herds. There will also be a board meeting beginning at 6 p.m. Look forward to seeing you all there!

Soils Seminar: Wayne Roper, MS Student, Soil Sci. Dept., NCSU. Rhizobia Effects on Nodulation and Biological Nitrogen Fixation in Legume Cover Crops. Wed Nov 19, 2014 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Williams Hall Auditorium (2215 WMS), NC State University
— 4 weeks away

Pre-seminar refreshments served at 3:15 pm in the McKimmon Room (2223 WMS)

Extension Plant Pathology Plant Pathology MS Symposium Fri Nov 21, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Duke Energy Hall @ Hunt Library
— 4 weeks away
Rowan County Center Holiday - Office Closed Thu Nov 27- Sat Nov 29, 2014 (All Day Event) — 1 month away
Rowan County Center 4-H Wreath Sale Pick-up Tue Dec 2 (All Day Event) — 1 month away
Poinsettias Open House at Homewood Nursery and Garden Center Tue Dec 2, 2014 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Homewood Nursery & Garden Center, 10809 Honeycutt Road, Raleigh, NC 27614
— 1 month away

NC State University and Homewood Nursery and Garden Center

See over 30,000 Homewood-grown poinsettias on display! Great photo opportunities for your holiday card, free refreshments, a poinsettia raffle, and live seasonal music.

Homewood Nursery & Garden Center

Poinsettias Industry Open House at NC State University Tue Dec 2, 2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University
— 1 month away

Industry Open House
JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University

NC State Floriculture is part of a national poinsettia program that tests poinsettia cultivars to determine which ones are best for consumers and for producers. You will have a chance to see these cultivars yourself and vote for your favorites. Approximately one hundred different cultivars of poinsettias—including numerous new experimental cultivars—will be on display. Stop by to see the famous 9' tall poinsettia tree. Enjoy poinsettia gardens and decorated poinsettias. Help us decide which poinsettias are North Carolina's favorites by voting for your favorite poinsettias.

Both open houses can be reached by going to the JC Raulston Arboretum and following signs

Soils Seminar: Dr. Mike Vepraskas, Soil Sci. Dept., NCSU. The Outlook for Soil Science at NC State: It is better than you think! Wed Dec 3, 2014 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Williams Hall Auditorium (2215 WMS), NC State University
— 1 month away

Pre-seminar refreshments served at 3:15 pm in the McKimmon Room (2223 WMS)

Rowan County Center RACE 4-H Banquet Fri Dec 5, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM — 1 month away
Community Gardens GROW workshop (Whitakers) Sat Dec 6 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Whitakers, NC, USA
— 1 month away

Details here
http://www.nccgp.org/about/project_program_detail/grow-workshops

Poinsettias Consumer Open House at NC State University Sun Dec 7, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University
— 1 month away

Consumer Open House
JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University

NC State Floriculture is part of a national poinsettia program that tests poinsettia cultivars to determine which ones are best for consumers and for producers. You will have a chance to see these cultivars yourself and vote for your favorites. Approximately one hundred different cultivars of poinsettias—including numerous new experimental cultivars—will be on display. Stop by to see the famous 9' tall poinsettia tree. Enjoy poinsettia gardens and decorated poinsettias. Help us decide which poinsettias are North Carolina's favorites by voting for your favorite poinsettias.

Both open houses can be reached by going to the JC Raulston Arboretum and following signs

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Dec 9, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 1 month away

Plantsmen's Tour

Rowan County Center 4-H County Council Meeting Thu Dec 11, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM — 2 months away
Rowan County Center 4-H Food Show Sat Dec 13 (All Day Event) — 2 months away
Rowan County Center Holiday - Office Closed Wed Dec 24- Sat Dec 27, 2014 (All Day Event) — 2 months away
on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Jan 13, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 3 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Soils 58th Annual Meeting of the Soil Science Society of North Carolina Tue Jan 20- Thu Jan 22, 2015 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Janes S. McKimmon Center, Raleigh, NC
— 3 months away

More information available at: http://www.sssnc.org/annual-meetings/

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Feb 10, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 4 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Winter Mtg (Optional Dinner) Tue Feb 10, 2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Winter Mtg Wed Feb 11, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 3 - Winter Mtg (Optional Tours) Thu Feb 12, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 4 months away
Soils Certification Training for Nutrient Management Planners Mon Mar 9- Sat Mar 14, 2015 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Raleigh, NC
— 4 months away

Details available at http://go.ncsu.edu/nutrientmanagement

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Mar 10, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 4 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Advisory Leadership System 2015 PILD Mtg Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 6 months away

4/11/2014 from Bob Ohlensehlen -- events@regonline.com

We are in the initial process of planning for next year's PILD Conference which will be held on April 12 - 15, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, VA.

Advisory Leadership System 2015 PILD Mtg Mon Apr 13, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 6 months away

4/11/2014 from Bob Ohlensehlen -- events@regonline.com

We are in the initial process of planning for next year's PILD Conference which will be held on April 12 - 15, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, VA.

Advisory Leadership System 2015 PILD Mtg Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 6 months away

4/11/2014 from Bob Ohlensehlen -- events@regonline.com

We are in the initial process of planning for next year's PILD Conference which will be held on April 12 - 15, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, VA.

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Apr 14, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 6 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Advisory Leadership System 2015 PILD Mtg Wed Apr 15, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 6 months away

4/11/2014 from Bob Ohlensehlen -- events@regonline.com

We are in the initial process of planning for next year's PILD Conference which will be held on April 12 - 15, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, VA.

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue May 12, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 7 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - SAC Fall Mtg Wed May 13, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 7 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 3 - SAC Fall Mtg - Optional Tours Thu May 14, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 7 months away
on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Jun 9, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 7 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal XI International Rubus and Ribes Symposium Pre-Confernece Tour Thu Jun 18- Sun Jun 21, 2015 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Charlotte NC
— 8 months away

The International Rubus and Ribes Symposium occurs once every 4 years. This is a meeting of scientists and industry people that work with Rubus and Ribes crops. There will be a preconference tour in the Charlotte, NC area and the official symposium will be in Asheville, NC. The last time it was in the US was 1980, 35 years ago. For more information check out the website: http://www.rubusribes2015.com/

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal XI International Rubus and Ribes Symposium Sun Jun 21- Thu Jun 25, 2015 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Asheville NC
— 8 months away

The 11th International Rubus and Ribes Symposium, open to those involved in all aspects of production, research, education, and extension on caneberries, currants, and gooseberries, meeting June 21-25, 2015 in Asheville, NC.

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - SAC Fall Mtg Wed Jul 8, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 3 - SAC Fall Mtg - Optional Tours Thu Jul 9, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 8 months away
on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Jul 14, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 9 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Aug 11, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 10 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Sep 8, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 10 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

Advisory Leadership System Hold - Day 2 - SAC Fall Mtg Wed Sep 16, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 11 months away
Advisory Leadership System HOLD Day 3 - SAC Fall Mtg - Optional Tours Thu Sep 17, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 11 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - SAC Fall Mtg Wed Oct 7, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 11 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 3 - SAC Fall Mtg - Optional Tours Thu Oct 8, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 11 months away
on 2 calendars Plantsmen's Tour - JCRA 2nd Tuesday of Month 1pm - Raleigh Tue Oct 13, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 12 months away

Plantsmen's Tour

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