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Food Preservation Class–July 9th

What’s that you say? You have green beans coming out of your ears? Sign up for the Preserving Your Bounty Think Green Thursdays class to learn how to preserve summer’s bounty for a MORE »

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NC Beef Cattle Field Day

North Carolina’s annual Beef Cattle Field Day takes place July 18 at the Mountain Research Station in Waynesville. The event, designed for cattle producers and those interested in cattle production, will feature research-based MORE »

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Pressure Canner Testing popular

The gauge on your pressure canner should be tested at least once a year.  You can get your pressure canner dial gauge canner tested during the months of May through August at the MORE »

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Tobacco Newsletter popular

Here is the latest tobacco newsletter, if you are a producer and need access to the survey please contact me here at the office. TobacconewsletterJune2015 – letter MORE »

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Alamance County Area Farmers Markets popular

Looking for farmers markets in the Alamance County area? Click these links for the updated 2015 listing of farmers markets: Alamance County Area Farmers Markets (.pdf file) Alamance County Area Farmers Markets (online MORE »

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Organic Farm Tour

Organic Farm Tour Reedy Fork Organic Farm: an Organic Valley dairy July 7, 2015 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Elon, NC Reedy Fork Organic Farm is a certified organic dairy and feed farm MORE »

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Alamance County 4-H Summer SHINE 2015 popular

Alamance County 4-H Summer SHINE is a fun and educational program sponsored by Alamance County 4-H through the NC Cooperative Extension Service. Most of the activities will be held at the Alamance County MORE »

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Think Green Thursdays 2015

Looking for help with your lawn or garden?  Need some fresh ideas for the landscape?  Looking for ways to save money and/or labor?  Check out the 2015 slate of Think Green Thursdays for MORE »

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The Garden Plate Cookbook

Direct from the kitchens of the Alamance County Master Gardener Volunteers, The Garden Plate, a collection of 250 recipes that run the gamut from the simple to the simply sublime.  Illustrated with photographs of Arbor MORE »

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Alamance County Farms & Local Foods Listing popular

Bread & Baked Goods CSAs (Community Supported Agriculture) Dairy Eggs & Poultry Farmers Markets Feed & Grain Flowers Freshwater Prawns Fruits Hay & Straw Herbs Honey & Bee Products Jams, Jellies, Pickles, & MORE »

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Tobacco Newsletter

Here is the Latest Tobacco Newsletter. If you have any questions, please give me a call. Tobacconewsletter March MORE »

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Field Crops Newsletter

Here is the Latest Field Crops Newsletter. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to give me a call. Field Crops Newsletter March MORE »

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The Clover Chronicle, Winter 2015

The Clover Chronicle is the newsletter of Alamance County 4-H. Click on the clover to see the current issue of The Clover Chronicle, to see what’s happening with Alamance County MORE »

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Soil Samples popular

Are you looking for your soil sample results? Click soil sample box or click link below: http://www.ncagr.gov/agronomi/pals The Alamance County Cooperative Extension Service offers soil testing through the NC Department of Agriculture. Simply MORE »

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Alamance County 4-H 2015 Calendar

Alamance County 4-H is a youth development organization for boys and girls ages 5-19 where participants and families learn by doing.  They participate in hands-on learning experiences, meanwhile developing important life skills such MORE »

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Alamance County Voluntary Agricultural District

The Alamance County Voluntary Farmland Preservation Program Purpose: To promote agricultural values and general welfare of the county by increasing identity and pride in the agricultural community and its way of life; encourage MORE »