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2015 Spring Plant and
Herb Festival

10th Annual Cabarrus Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Spring Herb & Plant Festival Saturday, Apr 18, 2015; 8:00am – 4:00pm Where: Piedmont Farmers Market (518 Winecoff School Road, Concord, NC 28027) This popular event boasts unique and hard-to-find gifts, plants and gardener delights from over 85 vendors from several southern states. Held RAIN or SHINE patrons enjoy the atmosphere, selections and the early blooming season found at the festival. Over a hundred Master Gardener Volunteers along with local celebrity, David Goforth will be on site to answer homeowner questions free-of-charge. For more information about the festival contact David Goforth . For vendor inquires contact Vickie Julian at vickiejo@ctc.net or call her at (704)578-9071 or (704)455-7847.

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Cabarrus Local
Foods

Local Foods? - Check out Simply Local on YouTube. Visit our new Local Foods page supporting the 10% Campaign.

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Your Cabarrus
Cooperative Extension Staff

Your Cabarrus Cooperative Extension Staff pictured above: Front Row (left to right): Christine Barrier, Administrative Assistant Pam Outen, Famly & Consumer Sciences Extension Agent Anita Ford, Expanded Food & Nutrition Program Assistant Back Row (left to right): Beverly Bollenbecker, 4-H School Age Child Care Program Associate Robert Furr, County Extension Director Mildred Upsher, Receptionist Tracy LeCompte, 4-H Extension Agent Carl Pless, Agricultural Extension Agent David Goforth, Horticultal Extension Agent Becky Lewis, Support Specialist Minnie Mitchell-Bishop, Community Rural Development Extension Agent

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Free Soil Analysis April 1-November 26

Obtain soil testing kit with instructions and form from NC Cooperative Extension- Cabarrus Cooperative Extension, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027. Mail the soil kit and forms to NCDA&CS Agronomic Division at 1040 Mail Service MORE »

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4-H Camp Spots Available

Come and Join us for 2015 4-H Summer Camp at Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Camp! Who:  Campers Age 8-14 When:  July 5th to July 10th Where:  Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Camp Reidsville, NC Benefits of going with the MORE »

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Extension Hosts Grant Writing Course!

Held Saturday, April 25, 9-1 p.m. at NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027. This training is a partnership between Minnie Mitchell-Bishop of Cabarrus County and Kittrane Sanders of MORE »

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AIRE Meeting Postponed

The AIRE meeting that was schedule for tonight, 2/16 at 5:30 has been rescheduled for 2/20 at 4:30 p.m. Join us to find out more about this great career and college prep program MORE »

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2015 4-H Summer Fling!

Cabarrus County 4-H is proud to announce the new and exciting Summer Fling line up of classes and camps! Opportunities include day camps and trips covering topics such as:  Cool Crafts, Rockets, Archery, MORE »

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4-H Clubs and Youth Programs In Cabarrus CountyWed Apr 1 - Wed Apr 1, 2015 - ALL DAY Today Where:
Clubs meet at various times, locations and dates throughout the county.
— 2 hours ago
Join ECA Clubs with Passion for Learning & SharingWed Apr 1 - Wed Apr 1, 2015 - ALL DAY Today Where:
Clubs vary locations, meeting times and locations. Call Pam Outen, Extension Agent at 704/920-3310
— 2 hours ago
Soil Sampling Kits Available M-FWed Apr 1, 2015 Today
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
N.C. Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 6 hours away
Master Gardener Volunteer Training SeriesWed Apr 1, 2015 Today
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 7 hours away
Extension's Master Gardener Volunteer Training SeriesWed Apr 1, 2015 Today
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, 28027
— 7 hours away
Visit Rimer Extension & Community Association ClubWed Apr 1, 2015 Today
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, 4500 Rimer Road, Concord, NC 28025.
— 8 hours away
4-H: Visit the Barn Bums Horse Speciality ClubWed Apr 1, 2015 Today
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Circle K Arena, 7860 Gold Hill Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 16 hours away
Visit Boger Extension & Community Association ClubThu Apr 2, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
at members’ homes or Cold Water Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall.
— Tomorrow
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