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Buster Sykes Demonstration Farm, 2430 Turner Road, Mebane Buster Sykes Demonstration Farm, 2430 Turner Road, Mebane Alamance County Center 2 months ago
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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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Alamance Agricultural Building, 209 N Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC Alamance Agricultural Building, 209 N Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC Alamance County Center 3 days away
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Learn how to grow this queen of all flowering bulbs - the spectacular dahlia! Award-winning grower Dr. Linda Loy will share her secrets for show-stopping blossoms that range from tiny to dinner-plate size. Register here: goo.gl/t3y374

Apr 25 Thu
NC Cooperative Extension - Alamance County Center, 209-C N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA NC Cooperative Extension - Alamance County Center, 209-C N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA Alamance County Center 1 week away
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May 1 Wed
Alamance Agricultural Building, 209 N Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC Alamance Agricultural Building, 209 N Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC Alamance County Center 1 week away
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They're everywhere and growing in numbers every day. Can't we ll just get along? Try this Think Green Thursday class for a few ideas on how to deal with these voracious plant predators. Register here for the morning session: goo.gl/UFL4SR

May 2 Thu
Beth Schmidt Park, 2150 Elon Park Dr, Elon, NC 27244, USA Beth Schmidt Park, 2150 Elon Park Dr, Elon, NC 27244, USA Alamance County Center 1 week away
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Med Instead of Meds is a six week course created by a group of nutrition and health professionals from NC State University and NC Division of Public Health. Eating the "Med Way" has been proven to protect against chronic illness.

Each class will include a presentation, hands-on food demo, and tasting (equivalent to a small meal). There will be a registration fee of $25 to cover the cost of ingredients and materials. Registration may be paid prior to or on the first day of class with cash or check (made out to "Alamance County" with "Med Instead of Meds" in the memo section). Scholarships are available to cover the registration fee if needed, contact Eleanor to inquire.

Registration is open now here: forms.gle/2ZgxmxiJ2tyZsBEWA

Not able to attend the course this time? It will be offered again, and at different times, later in the year! Email eleanor_frederick@ncsu.edu to sign up for the waiting list.

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May 2 Thu
Alamance Agricultural Building, 209 N Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC Alamance Agricultural Building, 209 N Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC Alamance County Center 1 week away
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They're everywhere and growing in numbers every day. Can't we all just get along? Try this Think Green Thursday class for a few ideas on how to deal with these voracious plant predators we like to call "Bambi". Register here for the evening session: goo.gl/er3ZJi

May 2 Thu
Heritage Stables, 6343 Beale Rd, Snow Camp, NC 27349, USA Heritage Stables, 6343 Beale Rd, Snow Camp, NC 27349, USA Alamance County Center 1 week away
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Join us for an exciting horse workshop ALL ABOUT HAY! The Horse Owner Workshop will take place on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Heritable Stables located at 6343 Beale Rd. Snow Camp, NC. Check-in will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the program will start at 6:00 p.m. and run until 8:00 p.m. Topics will include hay evaluation, tips for buying hay, hay and horse diets, storing hay properly, rotational grazing, and a 4-H horse judging demonstration. This is a workshop that all horse enthusiasts should get excited about! There will be visual exercises, demonstrations, and more shown on a working horse farm. Space is limited to the first 25 participants and pre-registration is required by April 25th.

Cost: $10/person (taken on-site) (light refreshments and a portable toilet are available on-site) Pre-register online here: go.ncsu.edu/horseworkshop2019

Read more at: alamance.ces.ncsu.edu/2019/03/2019-horse-owner-workshop/

May 2 Thu