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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. We are open for business from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 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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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. We are open for business from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 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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Sally's Kitchen

Farm Fresh Ventures
in Sally's Kitchen

Here, Sally McNeil gives some great recipes and tips for utilizing the Farm Fresh Ventures subscription items.

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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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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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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Aquatic Weed ID Class

The Anson Cooperative Extension Service will host a pond weed ID class on Monday, August 4, 2014 between 6:00-7:30pm and offer 1.5 hours of pesticide credits under the categories A, N, D, and MORE »

Changes for 2014 Anson Ag Expo & Fair

The Anson Ag Expo & Fair Planning Committee has started meeting to prepare for the annual fall festivities. Mark your calendars for the weekend of September 26-27. However, due to some location issues, MORE »

Anson County 4-H 2014 Summer Adventure Camp

Please see attached brochure for more information and dates. Join us for a great adventure! 2014 Summer Adventure Camp! Summer Adventure Camp is for 5 to 17 (ages specified)year olds. Youth must be MORE »

Anson Offers Small Ruminant Training

Anson County Extension Center is offering a small ruminant (sheep and goats) producer training on Tuesday, June 3rd at the Extension Office located at 501 McLaurin St. FAMACHA class will be offered starting MORE »

Cooperative Extension Celebrates 100 Years of Service

In North Carolina and across the country, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of Cooperative Extension programs.  Extension’s centennial is linked to the signing of the federal Smith-Lever Act, signed by Woodrow Wilson on May MORE »

Anson County Cattlemen’s Association Offers Scholarship

The Anson County Cattlemen’s Association is committed to encouraging education and cooperation in the cattle industry and agriculture. The organization feels that encouraging today’s youth to pursue educational opportunities in animal science and MORE »

Tri-County Corn & Soybean Production Meeting -2/24

Anson, Stanly, & Union Cooperative Extension Centers are proud to announce the speaker for the 2014 Tri-County Corn & Soybean Production Meeting as Dr. David L. Holshouser, Associate Professor & Extension Agronomist from MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Pond Weed ID ClassMon Aug 4, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 5 days away
JCPC MeetingWed Aug 6, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 7 days away
Anson County Cattlemen's Assoc. MeetingTue Aug 12, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 weeks away
4-H Volunteer Leaders MeetingTue Aug 19, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Asnon County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLalurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 3 weeks away
Anson Beekeepers Assoc. MeetingThu Aug 28, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Welika Fish House, 265 Hailey's Ferry Rd., Lilesville, NC 28091
— 4 weeks away
Office Closed for Labor DayMon Sep 1 - Mon Sep 1, 2014 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
Pesticide Class V CreditsTue Sep 16, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Anso County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 months away
Anson County Farm city Week BanquetTue Sep 23, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Lockhart-Taylor Center, South Piedmont Community College, 501 N. Washington St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 months away
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