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2015 Anson Ag Expo &
Fair September 25-26

Mark your calendars for this year’s annual Anson Ag Fair and 4-H Youth Livestock Show. The 2015 Planning Committee is gearing up for events to promote agriculture and natural resources, and celebrate their importance to Anson County. The annual 4-H Youth Livestock Show will be held Friday and Saturday, September 25-26, returning to the Circle G Arena in Lilesville. Youth from over 10 counties will be presenting their lamb, goat, and heifer projects. The annual Ag Fair will also be returning September 26 at the Extension Center. We look forward to seeing entries in canned goods, handicrafts, horticulture, art and more. The 4-H Youth Livestock Show will begin at 6:00 pm on Friday and again at 10:00 am on Saturday at Circle G. The Ag Fair will be open to the public on Saturday from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm in Wadesboro. All events are free to the public. *As we are planning for this years festivities, please check back for more information and links to additional resources. Anson Ag Fair Book Rules & Regulations 2015 Ag Expo & Fair Poster 2015 Line Up of Events 4-H Livestock Show Rules 4-H Livestock Show Registration

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Expologo15

2015 Anson Ag Expo &
Fair September 25-26

Mark your calendars for this year’s annual Anson Ag Fair and 4-H Youth Livestock Show. The 2015 Planning Committee is gearing up for events to promote agriculture and natural resources, and celebrate their importance to Anson County. The annual 4-H Youth Livestock Show will be held Friday and Saturday, September 25-26, returning to the Circle G Arena in Lilesville. Youth from over 10 counties will be presenting their lamb, goat, and heifer projects. The annual Ag Fair will also be returning September 26 at the Extension Center. We look forward to seeing entries in canned goods, handicrafts, horticulture, art and more. The 4-H Youth Livestock Show will begin at 6:00 pm on Friday and again at 10:00 am on Saturday at Circle G. The Ag Fair will be open to the public on Saturday from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm in Wadesboro. All events are free to the public. *As we are planning for this years festivities, please check back for more information and links to additional resources. Anson Ag Fair Book Rules & Regulations 2015 Ag Expo & Fair Poster 2015 Line Up of Events 4-H Livestock Show Rules 4-H Livestock Show Registration

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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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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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Representing Anson County 4-H at the NC 4-H Youth Summit was Na'La Brown, Anson County 4-H'er with Commissioners Jarvis Woodburn and Vancine Sturdivant.

Anson County 4-H Youth Attends NCACC Youth Summit

A 4-H’er from Anson attended the sixth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit, which was held in Greenville, North Carolina August 21-22, 2015. North Carolina 4-H and the North MORE »

Pictured from left are Wayne Huddleston, Acct. Manager iwth Duke Energy, Nala Brown and Betty Garris.

4 H Delegation Attends Annual Electric Congress

A delegation from Anson attended the 68th annual 4-H Electric Congress July 13-15 at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. 180 4‑H’ers, adult leaders and N.C. Cooperative Extension agents from 54 counties attended MORE »

Anson Ag Fair Set for End of September

Set aside a special jar of pickles or preserves. Pull out a craft item your child made at camp. Take down your vacation photo from the fridge and frame it. Then bring them MORE »

Anson Ag. Expo and Fair Updates

Plans are already under way for this year’s Ag. Expo and Fair. The rules and regulations for the 4-H Livestock Show are now available and can be viewed on the county website. Also MORE »

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EVENTS View All
JCPC Board Members TrainingWed Sep 2, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Office, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 4 days away
Ag Expo Comm. Planning MeetingWed Sep 2, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Office, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 4 days away
Office Closed for Labor DayMon Sep 7 - Mon Sep 7, 2015 - ALL DAY— 1 week away
Sampling Fish Populations in Recreation PondsWed Sep 9, 2015
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Sullivan Pond, Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge, 5770 Hwy 52N, Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 1 week away
Bird Conservation in the Face of Future Climate Change WebinarThu Sep 10, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 2 weeks away
Pesticide Recertification "V" CreditTue Sep 15, 2015
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Anson County Extension Office, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 weeks away
Eager Beaver 4-H Club MeetingSat Sep 19, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 3 weeks away
Ag Expo & Fair Entries RegistrationThu Sep 24, 2015
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 4 weeks away
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