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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

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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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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“Feather Loss in Backyard Flocks”

Do your chickens look like they need the Hair Club for Hens? Chickens loose feathers for a variety of reasons, and most loss is just part of the normal cycle of poultry life. MORE »

Herter-O’Neal Business Scholarship

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through March 11, 2015. The scholarship is available to North Carolina residents pursuing a MORE »

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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EVENTS View All
JCPCWed Apr 1, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 3 days away
4-H Talent Show RehersalWed Apr 1, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 4 days away
4-H County Presentation & Talent ShowThu Apr 2, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 5 days away
Office Closed for Good FridayFri Apr 3 - Fri Apr 3, 2015 - ALL DAY— 5 days away
Anson County Cattlemen's Assoc. MeetingTue Apr 14, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 weeks away
Eager Beaver 4-H Club MeetingSat Apr 18, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 3 weeks away
4-H Volunteer Leaders MeetingTue Apr 21, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St.,Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 3 weeks away
Pine Straw Harvesting in Longleaf Pine Forests: Best Management Guidelines to Sustain Wildlife ResourcesThu Apr 23, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 weeks away
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