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NC State Extension Tree Fruit Specialist Dr. Mike Parker will show you exactly how to prune and train your fruit trees at this workshop. Register here: goo.gl/dwsS64 and join us for the hands-on demonstration in the orchard.

Feb 21 Thu

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Description: Woodland Stewards: A regional Extension program for landowners.


Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners

Join other woodland landowners through out the region to learn about how you can take better care of your woodlands. This is a regional Extension course being offered in 5 sessions.  The first four sessions are webinars hosted by your local Extension center on Thursdays from 7-9 PM from February 21, 2019 to March 14, 2019. 

February 21, 2019: 7-9 PM   Getting to know your Woodlands, learn how natural and human forests have shaped the forest in this region and the importance of this knowledge when developing management plans and practices on their forests.

February 28, 2019: 7-9 PM Managing your Woodlands, learn about the basics of pine and hardwood management with tips on managing for the future.

March 7, 2019: 7-9 PM  Identifying and Managing Woodland Threats, learn about forest health with emphasis on a few basic pest principles, model example of each threat, and some simple practices to help ensure your woodland remains healthy and productive.

March 14, 2019: 7-9 PM  Wildlife and Woodlands, learn about wildlife and your woodlands with a focus on wildlife habitat requirements and enhancing habitat for game and non-game wildlife.

An optional fifth session maybe offered by the local Extension center. To participate in this course contact one of the following Extension offices.

Anson - https://anson.ces.ncsu.edu
Cherokee - https://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cleveland - https://cleveland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cumberland - https://cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Franklin - https://franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/
Gates – https://gates.ces.ncsu.edu/
Harnett – https://harnett.ces.ncsu.edu/
Lee - https://lee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Mitchell - https://mitchell.ces.ncsu.edu/
Moore - https://moore.ces.ncsu.edu/
Pender - https://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/
Rockingham - https://rockingham.ces.ncsu.edu/
Feb 21 Thu
Buster Sykes Demonstration Farm, 2430 Turner Road, Mebane, NC Buster Sykes Demonstration Farm, 2430 Turner Road, Mebane, NC Alamance County Center 3 days away
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Can't make it on Thursday? We've got you covered! Join us at Buster Sykes Demonstration Orchard on Saturday, February 23rd for a fruit tree pruning demonstration that will answer all of your questions! Please register here: goo.gl/o4UEjH

Feb 23 Sat
6 days away
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Feb 25 Mon
Pittsboro, NC 1 week away
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The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer an Industrial Hemp Workshop as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series from 4:00-9:00 p.m. on Thursday February 28 at the Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center in Pittsboro. North Carolina State University Hemp Specialists and Researchers will be joined by hemp growers and other stakeholders for an evening of education, networking, and fellowship. The workshop will include exhibitors and a locally sourced dinner. Pre-registration is required. To view the agenda and to register go to go.ncsu.edu/2019-chatham-hemp

Feb 28 Thu
Pittsboro, NC 1 week away
Description:

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer an Industrial Hemp Workshop as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series from 4:00-9:00 p.m. on Thursday February 28 at the Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center in Pittsboro. North Carolina State University Hemp Specialists and Researchers will be joined by hemp growers and other stakeholders for an evening of education, networking, and fellowship. The workshop will include exhibitors and a locally sourced dinner. Pre-registration is required. To view the agenda and to register go to go.ncsu.edu/2019-chatham-hemp

Feb 28 Thu
209 N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA 209 N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA Alamance County Center 1 week away
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Managing internal parasites on a small ruminant farm can be challenging. Join us for an informative evening (free of charge) on Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. to learn about the latest management strategies as it relates to understanding internal parasites and their life cycle, deworming, fecal egg counting, and tips on how to reduce internal parasites on your farm. There will be a fecal egg counting demonstration during the workshop.

Space is limited! Please pre-register online by 2/18: golinks.ncsu.edu/smallrumworkshop19

Workshop Location: N.C. Cooperative Extension, Alamance County Center Auditorium 209-C N. Graham-Hopedale Rd. Burlington, NC

Questions? Call Lauren Langley at 336.570.6740 or Email at lauren_langley@ncsu.edu

Read more at: alamance.ces.ncsu.edu/2019/01/2019-small-ruminant-internal-parasite-management-workshop/

Feb 28 Thu