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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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Rockets to the
Rescue!

In celebration of the 2014 4-H National Youth Science Day, youth in grades 4th-12th are invited to attend the aerospace engineering activity: Rockets to the Rescue! On October 8th, 2014 youth in grades 4-12 are invited to the Cumberland County Center NC Cooperative Extension located at 301 East Mountain Drive, Fayetteville, NC to participate in a nationwide science learning opportunity. The 2014 National Science Experiment, Rockets to the Rescue, provides young scientists the opportunity to explore how aerospace engineering can be used to solved real world challenges - such as food distribution in emergency situations - to make a positive impact in our world. Two sessions will be offered on October 8, 2014: 10:00am - 12:00noon and 4:00pm-6:00pm. For more information or to reserve your spot, please contact Jessica Drake, Extension agent, 4-H Youth Development at 910-321-6867 or email: jessica_drake@ncsu.edu.

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Centipede Lawn
Problems Seminar

A Centipede Lawn Problems seminar will take place at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Center on September 17, 2014 from 8:30 am until noon. Topics covered will include insect, weed and pest management in centipede lawns, as well as best management practices for maintaining a healthy centipede lawn. Continuing educational pesticide credits will be offered for licensed pesticide applicators in categories L, N, D, and X. Preregistration is requested by September 15. For more information and to preregister, call Peggy Elliott at 910.321.6872 or Kenny Bailey at 910.321.6872. For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Kenny Bailey at 910.321.6871 no later than five business days before the event.

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Landscape and Garden
Checklist for Fall

Is your landscape prepared for cooler weather? Do you know what to do? If not, bring your lunch and join the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Horticulture staff as they share what to prune, what to plant, and how to prepare your landscape for colder weather from houseplants, to trees, to turf. Theresa Williams and Kenny Bailey, Extension Horticulture agents, will share information on all these topics during the Landscape and Garden Checklist for Fall workshop to be held on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 12:30 - 2:00 pm. The workshop will be held in the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Auditorium, located at 301 East Mountain Drive, Fayetteville, NC. The workshop is free; however, registration is requested. You may register by calling Susan Johnson, at 910.321.6405 or Theresa Williams at 910.321.6870. For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Theresa Williams at 910.321.6870 no later than five business days before the event.

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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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Beginning Beekeeping Course popular

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 »

Landscape and Garden Checklist for Fall popular

Is your landscape prepared for cooler weather? Do you know what to do? If not, bring your lunch and join the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Horticulture staff as they share what to prune, MORE »

Centipede Lawn Problems Seminar popular

A Centipede Lawn Problems seminar will take place at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Center on September 17, 2014 from 8:30 am until noon. Topics covered will include insect, weed and pest management MORE »

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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 »

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Centipede Lawn Problems SeminarWed Sep 17, 2014 Today
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 9 hours ago
Landscape and Garden Checklist for FallWed Sep 17, 2014 Today
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 5 hours ago
Fayetteville Pesticide SchoolTue Sep 23 - Wed Sep 24, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Cumberland County Center 301 East Mountain Drive Fayetteville, NC 28306-3422
— 5 days away
Beginning Beekeeping CourseThu Sep 25, 2014
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Beginning Beekeeping CourseThu Oct 2, 2014
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
2014 4-H National Youth Science DayWed Oct 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
2014 4-H National Youth Science DayWed Oct 8, 2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Beginning Beekeeping CourseThu Oct 9, 2014
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
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