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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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Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Warren County
Extension, Empowering People - Providing Solutions in 2012

Slideshow of some of our most exciting programs from the year of 2012. Contributions from all staff were compiled to make this video. Contact us with any questions!

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CALS has an App For
That!

Trying to grow grass? Tackling stubborn weeds? CALS has an app for that! North Carolina State University Lawn Care App is a free download on iTunes.

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Updates for Ag/Forestry/Small Farms

Here’s all the latest on pest updates and upcoming events. FROGEYE LEAFSPOT ON SOYBEANS http://www.nccrops.com/2013/07/26/frogeye-leaf-spot-on-soybean/ CUCURBIT DOWNY MILDEW WIDESPREAD ACROSS STATE ID and management information is here: http://projects.cals.ncsu.edu/veggiepathology/sites/default/files/Cucurbit_downy_mildew_eng_2013.pdf LATE COTTON SUSCEPTIBLE TO DROUGHT MORE »

Latest Crop Updates from NCSU & More

FOLIAR FERTILIZATION OF COTTON Here is an update from NCSU’s Keith Edmisten:  http://www.nccrops.com/2013/07/15/foliar-fertilization-of-cotton/ UPDATE ON COTTON INSECTS http://www.nccrops.com/2013/07/21/late-cotton-crop-may-impact-insect-pests/ FALL CHECKLIST FOR BLACKBERRIES http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/FALL-CHORES-2012-Blackbery-and-raspberry.pdf COMPARISON OF COTTON INSECTICIDES http://www.nccrops.com/2013/07/18/cotton-bollworm-and-stink-bug-insecticides-rates-and-active-ingredients/ CORN EARWORM POPULATIONS LOW THIS MORE »

Ag Updates for July 2013

PONDS MAY BE UNDER STRESS Due to the heavy rainfall and saturated soils, landowners may want to inspect ponds. Be sure to check drains and emergency spillways to be certain they are operating MORE »

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