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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

2015 Extension Master
Gardener Training

Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Extension Master Gardener Training. Classes will be held on Thursdays from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, beginning on January 15, 2015 and completing on April 23, 2015. There is a few for the class which will cover supplies and the Extension Master Gardener Training manual. For additional information please contact Kenny Bailey, Extension agent, 910-321-6871. 2015 Extension Master Gardener Training Application (Word version) 2015 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training Application (PDF version)

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Find Your Soil
Report

Find your soil report! Soil test reports are now sent electronically. Please contact our office if you need assistance locating your report online.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Cumberland County
Working Lands Protection Plan

Farms and forests cover over half of Cumberland County and serve as multi-dimensional land uses that provide economic, ecological and social benefits to the community at large. There are 231,526 acres of agricultural land in the county. Learn more about Cumberland county's Working Land Protection Plan.

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Beginning Beekeeping
Course

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension will be conducting a Beginning Beekeeping Course starting on Thursday September 25, 2014 at 6:30 PM. The course will cover the basic information necessary to get started into beekeeping and will prepare students for the practical beekeeping course that will be taught in the spring of 2015. The course will be held every Thursday evening for 6 weeks and will take place at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension office. For more information and to preregister for the course, call Kenny Bailey at 910-321-6871 or email kenneth_bailey@ncsu.edu. For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Kenny Bailey at 910.321.6871, no later than five (5) days before the event.

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2015 Extension Master Gardener Training popular

Applications are now being accepted for those interested in becoming an Extension Master Gardener Volunteer. The Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program in North Carolina is a joint endeavor of North Carolina Cooperative Extension MORE »

Beginning Beekeeping Course

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension will be conducting a Beginning Beekeeping Course starting on Thursday September 25, 2014 at 6:30 PM. The course will cover the basic information necessary to get started into beekeeping MORE »

Kenny, Peggy and Lisa

Employees Recognized for Years of Service

On April 14, 2014 Cumberland County Cooperative Extension employees, Kenneth Bailey, Extension Agent and Peggy Elliott, Administrative Support Specialist, were honored for reaching 20 years of service to Cumberland County by Cumberland County MORE »

Farmers Market Feasibility Study Results Released

Consultants hired by Cumberland County Cooperative Extension presented their farmers market feasibility study findings on March 19, 2014 at a well attended public meeting in the Cooperative Extension Auditorium. Cooperative Extension used grant MORE »

NC Horse Blog

Check out the NC Horse Blog with articles on management, nutrition and forages, health care and diseases, reproduction/breeding/foaling, and other topics every week!  The blog can be MORE »

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Beginning Beekeeping CourseThu Oct 23, 2014
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 3 days away
Beginning Beekeeping CourseThu Oct 30, 2014
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Etiquette WorkshopMon Nov 3, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC 28306, USA
— 2 weeks away
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