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Burke County Center Living Healthy With Diabetes Tue Jul 29, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— Tomorrow

Living Healthy with Diabetes will help you learn how to manage symptoms, eat healthy, use medication effectively, monitor you blood sugars, and much more. This is a FREE six-week program meets on Tuesdays from 9:30am - 12:00 noon from July 8 through August 12, 2014. Call the Extension Office at 828-439-4460 to register. Class size is limited.

Burke County Center Burke County Extension Celebration Tue Jul 29, 2014 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Burke County Extension Office
— Tomorrow

Event open to stakeholders and clientele. Evening includes trivia, door prizes, and meal.

Burke County Center Living Healthy With Diabetes Tue Aug 5, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— 1 week away

Living Healthy with Diabetes will help you learn how to manage symptoms, eat healthy, use medication effectively, monitor you blood sugars, and much more. This is a FREE six-week program meets on Tuesdays from 9:30am - 12:00 noon from July 8 through August 12, 2014. Call the Extension Office at 828-439-4460 to register. Class size is limited.

Growing Small Farms High Tunnel Workshop Mon Aug 11, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a High Tunnel Production workshop as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series on Monday, August 11, 2014 from 1:00-5:00 pm at the auditorium of the Agriculture Building in Pittsboro, NC. High tunnels can be used to extend the growing season and enhance growth, yield, and quality of a wide variety of horticultural crops. This workshop is intended for beginner high tunnel growers, or growers interested in purchasing their first high tunnel. A complete agenda plus registration details are available on the Growing Small Farms website at http://go.ncsu.edu/gsf-workshops

Burke County Center Living Healthy With Diabetes Tue Aug 12, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away

Living Healthy with Diabetes will help you learn how to manage symptoms, eat healthy, use medication effectively, monitor you blood sugars, and much more. This is a FREE six-week program meets on Tuesdays from 9:30am - 12:00 noon from July 8 through August 12, 2014. Call the Extension Office at 828-439-4460 to register. Class size is limited.

Growing Small Farms Pollinator Garden Tour Wed Aug 13, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away

Wednesday August 13 at 5:30 pm join Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos for a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension's Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The address is 480 Hillsboro St. Pittsboro, NC 27312. The garden was designed to provide forage habitat for pollinators such as honey bees, native bees, butterflies, flower flies, hummingbirds, beetles, and other beneficial insects. No registration is required…just meet on the sidewalk in front of Chatham Marketplace at 5:30 pm, rain or shine! You can view photos of the garden and learn more at Extension's Growing Small Farms website at http://go.ncsu.edu/pollinator-garden

Growing Small Farms Pollinator Garden Tour Wed Sep 10, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 month away

Wednesday September 10 at 5:30 pm join Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos for a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension's Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The address is 480 Hillsboro St. Pittsboro, NC 27312. The garden was designed to provide forage habitat for pollinators such as honey bees, native bees, butterflies, flower flies, hummingbirds, beetles, and other beneficial insects. No registration is required…just meet on the sidewalk in front of Chatham Marketplace at 5:30 pm, rain or shine! You can view photos of the garden and learn more at Extension's Growing Small Farms website at http://go.ncsu.edu/pollinator-garden

Growing Small Farms Eastern Triangle Farm Tour Sat Sep 20- Mon Sep 22, 2014 (All Day Event) — 2 months away

9th annual Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Eastern Triangle Farm Tour. Visit the CFSA website for details: http://www.carolinafarmstewards.org/etft/

Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Class Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— 2 months away

2 hours of Pesticide Recertification credits for Commercial & Private Applicators. Categories included: ABGHIKLMNOTDX
Call our office to register for the class. 828-439-4460

Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Class Tue Sep 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— 2 months away

2 hours of Pesticide Recertification credits for Private Applicators. Categories included: V
Call our office to register for the class. 828-439-4460

Growing Small Farms Pollinator Garden Tour Wed Oct 8, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 months away

Wednesday October 8 at 5:30 pm join Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos for a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension's Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The address is 480 Hillsboro St. Pittsboro, NC 27312. The garden was designed to provide forage habitat for pollinators such as honey bees, native bees, butterflies, flower flies, hummingbirds, beetles, and other beneficial insects. No registration is required…just meet on the sidewalk in front of Chatham Marketplace at 5:30 pm, rain or shine! You can view photos of the garden and learn more at Extension's Growing Small Farms website at http://go.ncsu.edu/pollinator-garden

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - SAC Fall Mtg (Optional Dinner) Tue Oct 14, 2014 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM — 3 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - SAC Fall Mtg Wed Oct 15, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 3 months away
Poultry 4-H & Youth Turkey Show hen check in Wed Oct 15, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Where:
NC State Fairgrounds Poultry Tent
— 3 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 3 - SAC Fall Mtg - Optional Tours Thu Oct 16, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 3 months away
Poultry 4-H & Youth NC State Fair Youth Market Turkey Show Fri Oct 17, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC State Fairgrounds - Poultry Tent
— 3 months away
Growing Small Farms Sustainable Agriculture Conference Mon Nov 10- Thu Nov 13, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
Greenville, SC
— 3 months away

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

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Winter Mtg (Optional Dinner) Tue Feb 10, 2015 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM — 6 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Winter Mtg Wed Feb 11, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 7 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 3 - Winter Mtg (Optional Tours) Thu Feb 12, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 7 months away
Soils Certification Training for Nutrient Management Planners Mon Mar 9- Sat Mar 14, 2015 (All Day Event) Where:
Raleigh, NC
— 7 months away

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

Advisory Leadership System 2015 PILD Mtg Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 8 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:
Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 9 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:
Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 9 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 Wed Apr 15, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Hyatt Regency-Crystal City, Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
— 9 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.

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal XI International Rubus and Ribes Symposium Thu Jun 18- Sun Jun 21, 2015 (All Day Event) Where:
Charlotte NC
— 11 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:
Asheville NC
— 11 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.

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal XI Rubus and Ribes Symposium Sun Jun 21- Thu Jun 25, 2015 (All Day Event) — 11 months away

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