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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Solar panels

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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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Catfaced strawberry

New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Tobacco Transplants
for Sale

We have developed a place where you can list your extra tobacco transplants for sale as well as find tobacco transplants if you need them. If you have plants you would like to sell, Click Here If you need plants, Click Here

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What’s Happening in 4-H?

Are you looking for something for you or your child to do afterschool, on teacher workdays, or during the summer?  Look no further the Jones County 4-H program is the answer. 4-H is MORE »

2015 4-H Wreath Sale

Looking for a wreath to decorate your home or office during the Christmas Season, then look no more.  Jones County 4-H is selling Fresh Frazier Fir Wreaths for only $20.  You can also MORE »

Animal Waste Operator Class

Six 1-hour credits available   Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 Time: 9AM – 4PM Location: Jones County Cooperative Extension Office 367A Hwy. 58 South, Trenton, NC 28585   Sponsored lunch will be provided. MORE »

Pork Quality Assurance Certification Class

Date: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Time: 6PM Location: Jones County Cooperative Extension Office 367A Hwy. 58 South, Trenton, NC 28585 This certification class will be in time for the first show of the MORE »

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Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Jun 9, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 2 weeks away
Pollocksville Extension and Community Association MeetingTue Jun 14, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
This club meets in the members' homes and at the Senior Center
— 3 weeks away
Pollocksville Extension and Community Association MeetingTue Jul 12, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
This club meets in the members' homes and at the Senior Center
— 2 months away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Jul 14, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 2 months away
Pollocksville Extension and Community Association MeetingTue Aug 9, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
This club meets in the members' homes and at the Senior Center
— 2 months away
Jones County Communication and Coordinating CouncilThu Aug 11, 2016
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 Sep 8, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 3 months away
Pollocksville Extension and Community Association MeetingTue Sep 13, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
This club meets in the members' homes and at the Senior Center
— 4 months away
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