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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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Plant Swap & Sale

Although official opening day for the 2014 Columbus County Community Farmers Market is not until the second Saturday in May, the market will be bustling with activity on Saturday, April 12th, as the MORE »

4-H Club Meeting Schedules

The Crafty Kids will meet on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 5:30pm and the Adventurers will meet on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:30pm here at the Extension MORE »

Bagworm Control

Bagworm Control Over the last few weeks I have received several calls about little brown balls or bags hanging from the branches of Leyland cypress, juniper, and arborvitae in our area. Sometimes these MORE »

Dogwood Problems in Columbus County

Over the last two weeks I have received numerous calls concerning “Dogwood Problems”.  Dogwoods are great trees however from time to time they become susceptible to diseases depending on weather conditions.  A disease MORE »

4-H Newsletter

Are you curious about 4-H? Are interested in 4-H summer camps? Are you looking for something educational for your children to get involved in this summer? Then check out our Newsletter by clicking MORE »

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Cook Smart/Eat Smart --- 4 evenings (Apr 3, 17, 24, and May 1) --- $20 RegistrationThu Apr 24, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 5 days away
Cook Smart/Eat Smart --- 4 evenings (Apr 3, 17, 24, and May 1) --- $20 RegistrationThu May 1, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 2 weeks away
Beekeeping MeetingThu May 8, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 3 weeks away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Jun 12, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 2 months away
ServSafe Training, June 17, June 18, and June 19. 2014 --- $100 Registration deadline May 30, 2014, payable to County of Columbus, Contact: Meleah Collier, 910.640.6605Tue Jun 17, 2014 @ 9:00 AM -
Thu Jun 19, 2014 @ 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 2 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Jul 10, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 3 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Aug 14, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 4 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Sep 11, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 5 months away
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