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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Jones County Animal
Response Team - CART

The Jones County County Animal Response Team (CART) is a county collaboration dedicated to preparing, planning, responding and recovering during animal emergencies. The Jones County CART is a partnership, joining government agencies with private citizens to address the issues facing animals during disaster situations. The Jones County CART’s goal is to train participants to facilitate a safe, environmentally sound and efficient response to animal emergencies on the local and county levels. I would like to know more about CART.

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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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Check out the latest
issue of Fencelines!

Fencelines is the livestock newsletter of the Southeast District. Check out the latest issue here.

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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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PEDv – What you need to know

By: Margaret Ross, Livestock Agent – Craven & Jones Counties                  There is a lot of talk right now about PED virus – Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea MORE »

Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA)

Article By: Margaret Ross Photo Credit: en.wikipedia.org Adapted from: NCDA & CS Veterinary Division – Animal Health Programs – Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) & information from Dr. Linnea Theisen, Eastern Equine Associates Mobile MORE »

Jones County Center has moved!

Thanks to Jones County, our offices have moved to 367 Highway 58 South of Trenton.  We are excited about our new space which includes a meeting room.  Stop by and visit us.  We MORE »

Multi-Species Grazing

Excerpt from the research paper “The Advantages and Challenges of Multi-Species Grazing” by Margaret B. Ross Looking for a better way to manage parasites on your farm? Have you ever considered multi-species grazing? MORE »

Did You Know … All About Soybeans

              Soybeans are used for more than feeding the plentiful deer in Jones County. Anyone who has spent any time deer hunting or just riding around Jones MORE »

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JC 4-H Livestock ClubMon Sep 8, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 7 days away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Sep 11, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 1 week away
Jones County Heritage FestivalSat Sep 20 - Sat Sep 20, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Jones County Civic Center, State Highway 58, Trenton, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
JC 4-H Livestock ClubMon Oct 6, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 1 month away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Oct 9, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 1 month away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Nov 13, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 2 months away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Dec 11, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 3 months away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Jan 8, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 4 months away
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