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on 2 calendars Low Maintenance Landscaping Thu Feb 11, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Education Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 8 hours away

Everyone wants to save time and money on their landscape – you can do this while still creating a beautiful yard by making smart and environmentally-friendly choices. Class discussions focus on those choices, and selecting and growing plants that tolerate and even thrive in our Piedmont conditions.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

NC Cooperative Extension North Carolina Aquaculture Development Conference Fri Feb 12, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Sat Feb 13, 2016 @ 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension DoubleTree by Hilton New Bern - Riverfront
— 21 hours away

This conference is designed to bring together the general public, current and prospective fish farmers, scientists, and personnel from regulatory agencies to share information and ideas about the development of aquaculture in North Carolina.

Attendees will learn about several topics relevant to aquaculture species in North Carolina, and find out about the latest aquaculture equipment and products by browsing the ongoing Trade Show.
Our famous Aquafoods Festival is an 'all you care to eat...' gathering to close out Friday's activities, and targeted workshops will wrap up the conference on Saturday morning.

Anyone with an interest in fish or shellfish farming, including prospective growers, researchers, teachers, students or agency persons with jobs related to aquaculture is encouraged to attend. The conference is also suited to persons who sell goods or services to the aquaculture industry.

Get more information about NC Aquaculture and the NC Aquaculture Development Conference on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ncaquaculture or view the webpage at http://www.ncaquaculture.org/index.html.

on 2 calendars Low Maintenance Landscaping Sun Feb 14, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 3 days away

Everyone wants to save time and money on their landscape – you can do this while still creating a beautiful yard by making smart and environmentally-friendly choices. Class discussions focus on those choices, and selecting and growing plants that tolerate and even thrive in our Piedmont conditions.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Committee / New Members Orientation Mtgs - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 15, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 days away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Lunch - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 15, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 4 days away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - General Mtg - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 15, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 days away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Dinner Off Site - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 15, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 days away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Tue Feb 16, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 5 days away

Pesticide Recertification Classes
2 Credit Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 noon Categories A B G H I K L M N O T D X
1:00 - 3:00 pm Category V

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Business Mtg - SAC Winter Mtg Tue Feb 16, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 5 days away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Lunch - SAC Winter Mtg Tue Feb 16, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 5 days away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Optional Tours - SAC Winter Mtg Tue Feb 16, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM — 5 days away
on 2 calendars Totally Tomatoes - From Seed to Sandwiches Wed Feb 17, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension High Point Public Library, 901 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262, United States
— 6 days away

Now's the time to start thinking about it - how to get the earliest and the tastiest home-grown tomatoes from your own garden? That's all we'll be talking about in this session - proven tips and techniques for success with America's most popular vegetable (or is it a fruit?). Get ready for tomato sandwiches all summer long!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Totally Tomatoes - All About our Favorite Fruit Wed Feb 17, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 6 days away

Time to start planning, it’s the key to enjoying the taste of your own home-grown tomatoes. That’s all we’ll be talking about in this session – proven tips and techniques for successfully growing America’s most popular garden vegetable (or is it a fruit?). Get ready for tomato sandwiches all summer long.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Blueberry Production Thu Feb 18, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County Agricultural Center 525 NC 65 Reidsville, NC 27320
— 1 week away

Come learn how to grow blueberries. This program is focused on care for new or young blueberry plants.

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal NC Commercial Blackberry and Raspberry Growers meeting Fri Feb 19, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Shelby, NC, USA
— 1 week away

Subject: Ninth Annual NC Commercial Blackberry and
Raspberry Growers Association Meeting

To: Blackberry Growers and Industry

From: Daniel Shires, Area Agriculture Extension Agent




You are invited to attend the ninth annual NCCBRGA meeting. As always we have an interesting and educational program scheduled. The meeting will be held in the Cleveland County Extension Auditorium at 130 S. Post Rd. Shelby, NC 28152. In order to plan for the meal, you will need to RSVP by Monday February 15 by calling 704-482-4365. If you have any questions, need directions or if you would like to sponsor the meeting, feel free to call. There will be a $15 registration fee for the meeting. We will also be collecting, 2015 NCCBRGA annual membership dues. Make sure to thank and visit our numerous sponsors, which will be set in the back of the auditorium!
Below is a copy of the agenda.

Ninth Annual NC Commercial Blackberry and Raspberry Growers Association Meeting
Friday February 19, 2016
Cleveland County Extension Office Auditorium
Shelby, NC 28152

Agenda:
8:45-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:05 Opening Remarks and Welcome. Steve Dalton NCCBRGA President
9:05-9:15 Connect NC Bond Referendum, Daniel Shires NCCE
9:15-10:00 A Guide to Season Long Disease Management, Dr. Phil Brannen UGA
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-10:45 Whole Farm Revenue Protection Program, Edward Gregory USDA
10:45-11:15 NAP Insurance, Bryan McMurry FSA
11:15-11:30 Labor Update, Norman Sykes NC Dept. of Commerce
11:30-12:00 Blackberry Trellising Options, Daniel Shires NCCE
12:00-1:00 Lunch and Vendor Visits
1:00-1:45 A Guide to Season Long Insect Control, Hannah Burrack NCSU
1:45-2:15 Rubus Ribes Symposium Recap, Gina Fernandez NCSU
Adjourn

on 2 calendars Totally Tomatoes - All About our Favorite Fruit Sun Feb 21, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 1 week away

Time to start planning, it’s the key to enjoying the taste of your own home-grown tomatoes. That’s all we’ll be talking about in this session – proven tips and techniques for successfully growing America’s most popular garden vegetable (or is it a fruit?). Get ready for tomato sandwiches all summer long.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Beneficial Insects: It's a Bug-Eat-Bug World Mon Feb 22, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 2 weeks away

Did you know that less than 1% of insects are
considered pests? Let’s learn about some of the
beneficial insects who are natural pest enemies
(predators and parasites), and how to recognize these
“good guys” at various life stages. We’ll also discuss
how to protect and encourage their populations in our gardens.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Shiitake Mushroom Inoculation Workshop Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County High School, 180 High School Rd, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 2 weeks away

Come learn to inoculate oak logs with shiitake mushroom spawn to produce mushrooms. Cost $25 per person. Each person takes home one inoculated log for themselves to enjoy. Pre-registration required. Kathryn Holmes 336-342-8230 or kathryn_holmes@ncsu.edu

on 2 calendars Shiitake Mushroom Inoculation Workshop Tue Feb 23, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County High School, 180 High School Rd, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 2 weeks away

Come learn to inoculate oak logs with shiitake mushroom spawn to produce mushrooms. Cost $25 per person. Each person takes home one inoculated log for themselves to enjoy. Pre-registration required. Kathryn Holmes 336-342-8230 or kathryn_holmes@ncsu.edu

on 2 calendars Fruit Tree Training and Pruning Demonstration Thu Feb 25, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bee Sweet Orchards 2229 Pannel Rd Reidsville, NC 27320
— 2 weeks away

Come see how to correctly prune and train fruit trees! Dr. Michael Parker from NCSU will demonstrate how to prune and train peach and apple trees to develop strong trees and maximize fruit yields. Contact Kathryn Holmes 336-342-8230 or kathryn_holmes for more information.

on 2 calendars Totally Tomatoes - All About our Favorite Fruit Thu Feb 25, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away

Time to start planning, it’s the key to enjoying the taste of your own home-grown tomatoes. That’s all we’ll be talking about in this session – proven tips and techniques for successfully growing America’s most popular garden vegetable (or is it a fruit?). Get ready for tomato sandwiches all summer long.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 3 calendars Blueberry Pruning Demonstration Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a blueberry pruning demonstration on Saturday February 27 from 10:00 am – noon at Howard’s Farm a few miles west of Pittsboro on Hwy 64. Annual pruning is needed to control bush height and increase yields. Dr. Bill Cline, North Carolina State University Blueberry Specialist, will discuss and demonstrate proper pruning techniques for blueberries. This demonstration is open to the general public and appropriate for both commercial growers and home gardeners. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required. Space is limited so register early. Visit this website to register on-line: http://go.ncsu.edu/2016-blueberry-pruning

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Committee / New Members Orientation Mtgs - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 29, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 3 weeks away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Lunch - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 29, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 3 weeks away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - General Mtg - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 3 weeks away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Dinner Off Site - SAC Winter Mtg Mon Feb 29, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 3 weeks away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal North American Raspberry & Blackberry Conference Tue Mar 1- Sat Mar 5, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Williamsburg, VA, USA
— 3 weeks away

http://www.raspberryblackberry.com/for-growers/2016-annual-conference/

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Business Mtg - SAC Winter Mtg Tue Mar 1, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 3 weeks away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Lunch - SAC Winter Mtg Tue Mar 1, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 3 weeks away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Optional Tours - SAC Winter Mtg Tue Mar 1, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM — 3 weeks away
Burke County Center Growing Asparagus in Burke County Tue Mar 1, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 3 weeks away

Learn how to get a perennial bed of asparagus firmly established for years of production. This FREE workshop will be held at the Burke County Agricultural Building from 6-8 pm. Call our office at 828-764-9480 to register.

on 2 calendars Growing Fruits and Berries 101 Tue Mar 1, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham Agriculture Building, 65 East Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 3 weeks away

This class will cover the information you need to know to successfully cultivate fruits and berries in central NC. This class is free but registration is required. For complete details and registration information, visit: https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/growing-fruits-and-berries-101/

on 2 calendars Totally Tomatoes - All About our Favorite Fruit Tue Mar 1, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro
— 3 weeks away

Time to start planning, it’s the key to enjoying the taste of your own home-grown tomatoes. That’s all we’ll be talking about in this session – proven tips and techniques for successfully growing America’s most popular garden vegetable (or is it a fruit?). Get ready for tomato sandwiches all summer long.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Growing Fruits and Berries 101 Wed Mar 2, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham County Agriculture Building, 65 East Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 3 weeks away

This class will cover the information you need to know to successfully cultivate fruits and berries in central NC. This class is free but registration is required. For complete details and registration information, visit: https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/growing-fruits-and-berries-101/

on 2 calendars Beneficial Insects: It's a Bug-Eat-Bug World Thu Mar 3, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away

Did you know that less than 1% of insects are
considered pests? Let’s learn about some of the
beneficial insects who are natural pest enemies
(predators and parasites), and how to recognize these
“good guys” at various life stages. We’ll also discuss
how to protect and encourage their populations in our gardens.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Beneficial Insects: It's a Bug-Eat-Bug World Sun Mar 6, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 3 weeks away

Did you know that less than 1% of insects are
considered pests? Let’s learn about some of the
beneficial insects who are natural pest enemies
(predators and parasites), and how to recognize these
“good guys” at various life stages. We’ll also discuss
how to protect and encourage their populations in our gardens.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Soils Nutrient Management Training Mon Mar 7- Sat Mar 12, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Raleigh, NC, USA
— 4 weeks away

Details available at: http://www.cvent.com/events/nutrient-management-training/event-summary-077778d7f62e4456a58c2581cd688749.aspx

on 2 calendars Beneficial Insects: It's a Bug-Eat-Bug World Tue Mar 8, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro
— 4 weeks away

Did you know that less than 1% of insects are
considered pests? Let’s learn about some of the
beneficial insects who are natural pest enemies
(predators and parasites), and how to recognize these
“good guys” at various life stages. We’ll also discuss
how to protect and encourage their populations in our gardens.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Burke County Center Cattlemen's Annual Meeting Thu Mar 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 4 weeks away

Burke County Cattlemen's Annual Meeting.

Burke County Center Spring Lawn Care Workshop Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 526 W Fleming Dr, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 4 weeks away

Horticulture Agent Donna Teasley, along with a Pennington Grass Seed representative, will be at Morganton Ace Hardware to talk about cool season lawns, planting, seed selection, pests and weeds. This is a FREE workshop.

on 3 calendars Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Pittsboro, NC
— 4 weeks away

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a blueberry pruning demonstration on Saturday February 27 from 10:00 am – noon at Howard’s Farm a few miles west of Pittsboro on Hwy 64. Annual pruning is needed to control bush height and increase yields. Dr. Bill Cline, North Carolina State University Blueberry Specialist, will discuss and demonstrate proper pruning techniques for blueberries. This demonstration is open to the general public and appropriate for both commercial growers and home gardeners. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required. Space is limited so register early. Visit this website to register on-line: http://go.ncsu.edu/2016-fruit-tree-pruning

on 2 calendars Grow Your Best Vegetable Garden Sun Mar 13, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 1 month away

Learn about best practices for best results in your
Piedmont vegetable garden, including: how to prepare
soil, the selection and timing of vegetable varieties, and
using integrated pest management techniques to
control insects and diseases organically. Growing your
own food can be economical and enjoyable!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Grow Your Best Vegetable Garden Mon Mar 14, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 1 month away

Learn about best practices for best results in your
Piedmont vegetable garden, including: how to prepare
soil, the selection and timing of vegetable varieties, and
using integrated pest management techniques to
control insects and diseases organically. Growing your
own food can be economical and enjoyable!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Grow Your Best Vegetable Garden Wed Mar 16, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension High Point Public Library, 901 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262, United States
— 1 month away

Time to get out and get growing! Learn about best practices for best results in your Piedmont vegetable garden, including: how to prepare soil, the selection and timing of vegetable varieties, and using integrated pest management techniques to control insects and diseases organically. Growing your own food can be economical and enjoyable too.

Classes are free! No pre-registration required.
Questions? Contact Pam Marshall at 336-641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu.

on 2 calendars Grow Your Best Vegetable Garden Thu Mar 17, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 1 month away

Learn about best practices for best results in your
Piedmont vegetable garden, including: how to prepare
soil, the selection and timing of vegetable varieties, and
using integrated pest management techniques to
control insects and diseases organically. Growing your
own food can be economical and enjoyable!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Easy to Grow Culinary Herbs Sun Mar 20, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 1 month away

Some of us already grow basil, oregano, and thyme – but
what about stevia, sage, or lemon grass? By knowing the
characteristics of the plants, you can have lots of fresh
herbs to use year round. Come join us to talk about
being successful at growing the herbs you want to use in your kitchen.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Classes Tue Mar 22, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 1 month away

Pesticide Recertification Classes
2 Credit Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 noon Category V
1:00 - 3:00 pm Categories A B G H I K L M N O T D X

on 2 calendars Grow Your Best Vegetable Garden Tue Mar 22, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro
— 1 month away

Learn about best practices for best results in your
Piedmont vegetable garden, including: how to prepare
soil, the selection and timing of vegetable varieties, and
using integrated pest management techniques to
control insects and diseases organically. Growing your
own food can be economical and enjoyable!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Easy to Grow Culinary Herbs Mon Mar 28, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 2 months away

Some of us already grow basil, oregano, and thyme – but
what about stevia, sage, or lemon grass? By knowing the
characteristics of the plants, you can have lots of fresh
herbs to use year round. Come join us to talk about
being successful at growing the herbs you want to use in your kitchen.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Easy to Grow Culinary Herbs Tue Mar 29, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro
— 2 months away

Some of us already grow basil, oregano, and thyme – but
what about stevia, sage, or lemon grass? By knowing the
characteristics of the plants, you can have lots of fresh
herbs to use year round. Come join us to talk about
being successful at growing the herbs you want to use in your kitchen.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Easy to Grow Culinary Herbs Thu Mar 31, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 2 months away

Some of us already grow basil, oregano, and thyme – but
what about stevia, sage, or lemon grass? By knowing the
characteristics of the plants, you can have lots of fresh
herbs to use year round. Come join us to talk about
being successful at growing the herbs you want to use in your kitchen.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Edible Landscapes Sun Apr 3, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 2 months away

One of the hottest trends today is adding to your quality
of life, and the enjoyment of your gardening space, by
including plants that are both ornamental and edible in
the landscape. Spring is a natural time to get started, so
please join us for some ideas and inspiration on creating
your own ‘paradise garden’.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Burke County Center Building Raised Bed Gardens Workshop Thu Apr 7, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 2 months away

Learn how to build a raised bed garden. This FREE workshop will be held at the Burke County Agricultural Building. Call our office at 828-764-9480 to register.

on 2 calendars Edible Landscapes Thu Apr 7, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 2 months away

One of the hottest trends today is adding to your quality
of life, and the enjoyment of your gardening space, by
including plants that are both ornamental and edible in
the landscape. Spring is a natural time to get started, so
please join us for some ideas and inspiration on creating
your own ‘paradise garden’.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Edible Landscapes Mon Apr 11, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 2 months away

One of the hottest trends today is adding to your quality
of life, and the enjoyment of your gardening space, by
including plants that are both ornamental and edible in
the landscape. Spring is a natural time to get started, so
please join us for some ideas and inspiration on creating
your own ‘paradise garden’.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Edible Landscapes Tue Apr 12, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro
— 2 months away

One of the hottest trends today is adding to your quality
of life, and the enjoyment of your gardening space, by
including plants that are both ornamental and edible in
the landscape. Spring is a natural time to get started, so
please join us for some ideas and inspiration on creating
your own ‘paradise garden’.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Burke County Center Grafting Workshop Sat Apr 16, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 2 months away

Participants will learn how to do 3-4 different grafts on apple trees and will take home 4-5 grafted apple trees that are ready to plant. All materials will be furnished. Cost of the class is $40 and must be paid to reserve your spot. Class is limited to 20 people. Call the Extension Office at 828-764-9480 for more information.

on 2 calendars Backyard Habitat: Gardening With (and in Spite of) Wildlife Sun Apr 17, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 2 months away

One of the great benefits gardeners enjoy is observing
and supporting nature since birds, butterflies, and other
creatures find habitat in our yards – this program is
about how to make them welcome. We’ll also talk a
little bit about ways to discourage any uninvited guests
who may sometimes come to the party.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Edible Landscaping Wed Apr 20, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension High Point Public Library, 901 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262, United States
— 2 months away

One of the hottest trends today is adding to your quality of life, and the enjoyment of your gardening space, by including plants that are both ornamental and edible in the landscape. Spring is a natural time to get started, so please join us for some ideas and inspiration on creating your own home ‘paradise garden’.

Classes are free! No pre-registration required.
Questions?
Contact Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or at pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu

on 2 calendars Backyard Habitat: Gardening With (and in Spite of) Wildlife Thu Apr 21, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur-Mil Park (Wildlife Center), Morehead, NC, United States
— 2 months away

One of the great benefits gardeners enjoy is observing
and supporting nature since birds, butterflies, and other
creatures find habitat in our yards – this program is
about how to make them welcome. We’ll also talk a
little bit about ways to discourage any uninvited guests
who may sometimes come to the party.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Burke County Center Container Gardening Sat Apr 23, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 526 W Fleming Dr, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 2 months away

Learn how to grow flowers and veggies in containers. Make your own creation at the workshop. The instruction is free but if you choose to plant a container, you must purchase your own materials.

on 2 calendars Backyard Habitat: Gardening With (and in Spite of) Wildlife Mon Apr 25, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 2 months away

One of the great benefits gardeners enjoy is observing
and supporting nature since birds, butterflies, and other
creatures find habitat in our yards – this program is
about how to make them welcome. We’ll also talk a
little bit about ways to discourage any uninvited guests
who may sometimes come to the party.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

on 2 calendars Backyard Habitat: Gardening With (and in Spite of) Wildlife Tue Apr 26, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro
— 2 months away

One of the great benefits gardeners enjoy is observing
and supporting nature since birds, butterflies, and other
creatures find habitat in our yards – this program is
about how to make them welcome. We’ll also talk a
little bit about ways to discourage any uninvited guests
who may sometimes come to the party.

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
Call or email Pam Marshall at 641-2400 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu and sign up for your choice of workshop and location.

Growing Small Farms Farm to Fork Picnic Weekend Fri Jun 3- Mon Jun 6, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension various locations
— 4 months away

Please join us for a amazing weekend celebrating sustainable farming, the bounty of local agriculture, and the relationships that continue to bloom in our food community between farms, restaurants, fishermen, beverage producers, and consumers! There will be three days of events culminating in the picnic on June 5. Proceeds benefit the Center for Environmental Farming Systems. Details will be released in the spring. For more information visit http://www.farmtoforknc.com/

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Committee / New Members Orientation Mtgs - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 13, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Lunch - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 13, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - General Mtg - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Dinner Off Site - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 13, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Business Mtg - SAC Summer Mtg Tue Jun 14, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Lunch - SAC Summer Mtg Tue Jun 14, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Optional Tours - SAC Summer Mtg Tue Jun 14, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Committee / New Members Orientation Mtgs - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Lunch - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 20, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - General Mtg - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 20, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Dinner Off Site - SAC Summer Mtg Mon Jun 20, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Business Mtg - SAC Summer Mtg Tue Jun 21, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Lunch - SAC Summer Mtg Tue Jun 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 4 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Optional Tours - SAC Summer Mtg Tue Jun 21, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM — 4 months away
Strawberry Growers Information International Strawberry Symposium Sun Aug 14- Thu Aug 18, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Quebec City, QC, Canada
— 6 months away

http://www.iss2016-quebec.org/welcoming-words

Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Classes Tue Sep 20, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 7 months away

Pesticide Recertification Classes
2 Credit Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 noon Categories A B G H I K L M N O T D X
1:00 - 3:00 pm Category V

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Committee / New Members Orientation Mtgs - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 3, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Lunch - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 3, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - General Mtg - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 3, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Dinner Off Site - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 3, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Business Mtg - SAC Fall Mtg Tue Oct 4, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Lunch - SAC Fall Mtg Tue Oct 4, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Optional Tours - SAC Fall Mtg Tue Oct 4, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM — 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Committee / New Members Orientation Mtgs - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Lunch - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 10, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - General Mtg - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 10, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 1 - Dinner Off Site - SAC Fall Mtg Mon Oct 10, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away

November Meeting
• Move November’s dates to the 9th -10th.
• Look to see if Almanac County can host [NC].
• Allow overnight on Sunday
• Committees will meet at 10 am on Monday, the 9th

Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Business Mtg - SAC Fall Mtg Tue Oct 11, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Lunch - SAC Fall Mtg Tue Oct 11, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 8 months away
Advisory Leadership System Day 2 - Optional Tours - SAC Fall Mtg Tue Oct 11, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM — 8 months away

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