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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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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 »

Avian Influenza

Avian Influenza aka bird flu has finally made its way to the US this year and while it has missed North Carolina so far we are just starting to experience the far-reaching effects MORE »

Dates Set for 2015 Anson Ag Expo & Fair

Mark your calendars for the weekend of September 25-26, the dates for this year’s Anson Ag Expo & Fair. The event’s planning committee has started meeting to prepare for the annual fall festivities. MORE »

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EVENTS View All
4-H Project Record & Presentation WorkshopTue Aug 4, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 days away
Anson County Cattlemen's Assoc. MeetingTue Aug 11, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 1 week away
JCPC MeetingWed Aug 12, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 1 week away
Eager Beaver 4-H Club MeetingSat Aug 15, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 weeks away
4-H Volunteer Leader's MeetingTue Aug 18, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 2 weeks away
Office Closed for Labor DayMon Sep 7 - Mon Sep 7, 2015 - ALL DAY— 1 month 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
— 2 months 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
— 2 months away
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