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Kids Day At the Market

First Saturday of the Month May through October 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Kids Day At the Market, presented by NC Cooperative …

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Be a Farmers Market Ambassador?

Interested in Becoming a Market Ambassador? Nash County Farmers Market is seeking volunteer seasonal Farmers Market Ambassadors to join our …

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Farmers Market Is Now Open!

2019 MARKET HOURS Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., April through November Tuesdays 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., June through August Shop Fresh Local …

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4-H Summer Camps - Coming Soon

We’ll be posting more information on upcoming 2019 NashCounty 4-H Summer Camps in the coming weeks, so stay …

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Extension Master Food Volunteer Program

Grow. Cook. Eat. Application Opens is Monday, June 3, 2019 Application Deadline is Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Interview Date is Friday, August 9, …

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Carolina Mudcats Ag Day

Join us for a day out at the ballpark! Five County Stadium Saturday, April 27, 2019 5 p.m. game time – gates …

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Master Gardener Plant Sale - April 27th

Saturday, April 27th Nash County Agriculture Center at 1006 Eastern Avenue in Nashville 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon The Spring Plant Sale will feature …

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Empowering Youth and Families Program

Empowering Youth and Families Program 12 Week Series Begins March 21st Meetings will be held at the First United Methodist Church …

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Extension Connections Newsletter

Hot off the press . . . Winter 2019 Extension Connections Newsletter – see link below. Winter 2019 Extension …

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2019 Teen Summer Job Fair Sponsorship

Sponsorship Needed The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service provides educational programs to inspire North Carolina’s underserved families, youth, farmers, and communities …

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2019 Ten Plant Tour Series

Due to popular demand the 10 Plant Tour Series is back! Ever wonder what will thrive best and where? Here is …

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2019 Small Farms Week

Deep Roots, Bright Futures The 33rd Annual Small Farms Week hosted by N.C. Cooperative Extension at N.C. Agricultural and Technical …

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Herter O'Neal Scholarship

Herter O’Neal Scholarship $750 Available for Tuition and/or Books Deadline to receive application is March 15, 2019 The scholarship is open to students pursuing …

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Join a Nash County 4-H Club

4-H is one of the largest youth organization in the United States with more than 7 million participants from age …

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Beginner Bee Keeper Grant Program

Nash County Farm Bureau Beginner Beekeeper Grant Program Application Deadline Friday, March 1st, 2019 The objective of this program is to teach …

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Cooking Under Pressure

Do you have an electric pressure cooker or plan to get one and are not sure how to use …

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Real Colors

Real Colors = Real Connections Are you a part of a new or existing community, civic, church, youth group or …

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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

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A Landowner's Guide to Working with Recreationists

With an increase statewide in outdoor activity, many landowners report unacceptable levels of trespass, littering, …

Agritourism in North Carolina: Summary of Pilot Study Results

Agritourism–defined in this study as any activity or service provided on a working farm with …

3/29/19

Agritourism, Farm Visits, Agro-Tourism Oh My! Do Farmers, Residents, and Extension Faculty Speak the Same Language?

There is a need for a better understanding of what people mean when they say …

3/29/19

Workplace Community Supported Agriculture: Connecting Local Farmers to Local Workplaces

This guide provides an overview of the community supported agriculture (CSA) program at Research Triangle …

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