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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Where does Anson
County rank in agricultural categories?

Agriculture is important to the economy in Anson County. Check out where we rank and see why agriculture is big business.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Welcome to Anson
County Cooperative Extension!

Regular Business Hours The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Center in Anson County observes standard county hours of operation and holidays. January 1, 2015 our office will observe new office hours.  We are open for business from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and we will be closing for lunch from 12 noon until 1 p.m. Of course, we frequently have evening meetings and weekend workshops when you can catch us too. If you need to meet with us at a time different from standard hours, just call. We will be happy to accommodate your schedule.

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Anson County
Voluntary and Enhanced Voluntary Agricultural District Ordinance

Supporting documents and the county's ordinance in its entirety can be downloaded from this site.

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New Office Hours at Cooperative Extension

The Anson County Cooperative Extension Center will be operating under new office hours in 2015. Beginning January 1, the office will be closed during the hours of 12:00 noon until 1:00 pm. A MORE »

Fresh Produce Good Agricultural Practices Workshop Series

Working in partnership, North Carolina State University, North Carolina Cooperative Extension, the Center for Environmental Farming Systems – NC Growing Together Project (CES/NCGT), and Carolina Farm Stewardship Association (CFSA) will be offering workshops MORE »

Anson County Offers Cattle 101 Management School

Anson County Cooperative Extension Office is offering a Cattle 101 Management School this fall, starting in November. This four-session course will cover all basic topics of cattle management, including but not limited to: MORE »

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4-H Livestock Club MeetingTue Jan 27, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— Tomorrow
NCFGC MWCWed Jan 28, 2015
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 2 days away
Sandhills Farm School 2015Thu Jan 29, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM— 3 days away
Farmers Interested In Selling To Harris TeeterMon Feb 2 - Mon Feb 2, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Cooperative Extension, Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Ave.-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 7 days away
4-H Volunteer Leaders MeetingTue Feb 3, 2015
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 1 week away
NC State Beekeepers ConferenceThu Feb 5 - Sat Feb 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Union County Agriculture Center, 3230-D Presson Rd., Monroe, NC 28112
— 1 week away
Timber Tax Update for the 2014 Tax Year WebinarThu Feb 5, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 1 week away
4-H Clover Crawl MeetingThu Feb 5, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 MCLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 1 week away
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