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Certified Safe
Farm

Certified Safe Farm is a great program to have an in depth evaluation of your farm to make sure you have the safest working environment possible. The good news is it is free! If you would like more information check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLV5Ij6q30Y If you would like to schedule a Certified Safe Farm evaluation please call our office at 704-216-8970.

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Iphone 10-15 857

Certified Safe
Farm

Certified Safe Farm is a great program to have an in depth evaluation of your farm to make sure you have the safest working environment possible. The good news is it is free! If you would like more information check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLV5Ij6q30Y If you would like to schedule a Certified Safe Farm evaluation please call our office at 704-216-8970.

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Rowan County 4-H
Plant Sale

The Rowan County 4-H Fall Plant Sale is underway! Call the Extension Office, 704-216-8970, and place your order today! 

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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Farm Pond Management
Workshop

Farm Pond Management Workshop, September 12 @ LL Goodnight and Sons (605 Saw Road, China Grove) 5-8pm.  Topics include:  Pond Design, Engineering, Permitting and Construction,  Fish Species ID, Stocking Rates, PondFertilization, Weed ID and Control Methods RAIN OR SHINE! Sponsored Hot Dog Meal @ 6:30.  Bring weeds needing ID with you.  Please bring your own chair.  1.5 hours of pesticide credit for categories A,N,D, & X Please RSVP by Sept. 9th 704-216-8970

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Farm Pond Management

Just about every old home place or farm has a pond.  Ponds can be lots of fun for fishing, swimming and other aquatic recreation.  Ponds are also extremely useful for irrigation of plants, MORE »

4-H Fall Plant Sale

The Rowan County 4-H Fall Plant Sale is underway! Call the Extension Office, 704-216-8970, and place your order MORE »

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Q&A: Busy as a Bee!

Garden Column March 9, 2016 I am going to admit it; I am as busy as a bee! I will go ahead and apologize to my clients that with this warm weather, I am swamped! MORE »

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Q&A: Spring has almost Sprung!

Garden Column March 2, 2016 Spring will be here in no time! Flowers are starting to bloom, trees are budding, and insects are getting active. This is the busiest time of year for Cooperative Extension, MORE »

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Q&A: Hay and Pruning

Garden Column January 20, 2015 It is hard to believe that the first month of the New Year is almost over. Time never seems to slow down and with that being said, pruning MORE »

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Q&A: Honey, Bees, and Community Gardening

Gardening Column January 13, 2015 As the days and nights get colder, questions come in about gardening and surprisingly about bees. Here are a few of this week’s questions and how I answered MORE »

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Piedmont Farm School

The Piedmont Farm School is a 7-month educational program that trains beginning and transitioning farmers with a strong commitment to operate successful small-scale, sustainable farms.  The school offers seven business-planning seminars, which will MORE » – from   Forsyth County Center

Youth: Joining the Revolution of Responsibility

For more than 100 years, the 4-H Program of North Carolina has been engaging youth in programs that help develop skills for a lifetime.  These skills range from communication to community service and MORE »

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Holiday - Office ClosedMon Sep 5 - Mon Sep 5, 2016 - ALL DAY— 5 days away
4-H PALS/County Council MeetingThu Sep 8, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM— 1 week away
Lunch & LearnTue Sep 27, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
2727 Old Concord Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146, USA
— 4 weeks away
RACE 4-H Executive Committee MeetingTue Sep 27, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 4 weeks away
RACE 4-H MeetingMon Oct 3, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 1 month away
Rowan County Cattlemen's MeetingThu Oct 6, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM— 1 month away
NC State FairThu Oct 13 - Sun Oct 23, 2016 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
4-H County Council MeetingThu Oct 13, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 1 month away
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