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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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herb festival

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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local-foods

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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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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Cabarrus County 4-H Forum popular

Check out our new Forum where you can add ideas for programs, ask questions about projects or share thoughts for your 4-H presentations. We also have a “Swap Shop” so our local 4-H’ers MORE »

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2014 Year End Awards and Incentives

We are excited to offer awards and incentives for our 2014 4-H youth.  Youth can earned 4-H credits towards county events by completing project records at the end of each year. Three year MORE »

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New Clubs!

Cloverbud Homeschool We are excited to offer a special club just for our youngest members!  In 4-H, we call our 5-8 year olds, Cloverbuds.  We have a new club starting for our Homeschool MORE »

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Reviving an Old Tradition

The 2015 Cabarrus County Expressive Arts Showcase will take place on March 3rd at 6:00 p.m. at the Old Courthouse Theater located at 49 Spring St NW in Concord.  We will be hosting our MORE »

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Science Explorers 4-H Club

Come Glow with us!  December’s theme is Phosphorescence.  Come and join us Saturday, December 13th  from 9-11 a.m. as we explore this interesting concept.  We will meet at the Cooperative Extension Office.  For more information, MORE »

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Visit Give to 10th Power 4-H ClubMon Jan 26, 2015 Today
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extenson Services, 715 Cabarrus Avenue West, Concord, NC, 28027
— 3 hours away
Visit PHILA, Inc. 4-H ClubMon Jan 26, 2015 Today
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
215 Gay St, Kannapolis, NC 28081, USA
— 8 hours away
Soil Sampling Kits Available M-FWed Jan 28, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
N.C. Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 2 days away
NCFGC MWCWed Jan 28, 2015
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 2 days away
Quilting Mothers Special Interest ECA ClubFri Jan 30, 2015
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extenson Services, 715 Cabarrus Avenue West, Concord, NC 28027, United States
— 4 days away
4-H: Visit Rimer ClubSat Jan 31, 2015
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:
Home of Alisa Wickliff, 6835 Cress Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 5 days away
Piedmont Farmers "Winecoff School Road Market" OpenSat Jan 31, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
518 Winecoff School Road, Concord, NC 28027
— 5 days away
4-H Clubs and Youth Programs In Cabarrus CountySun Feb 1 - Sun Feb 1, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Clubs meet at various times, locations and dates throughout the county.
— 6 days away
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