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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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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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Cooperative Extension
Fall 2014 Plant Sale

Deadline to order is Thursday, October 30, 2014 Plants will be available for pick up on November 6 and 7 (9am – 5pm) at the Cabarrus County Cooperative Extension Office (715 Cabarrus Ave-West, Concord, NC  28027).  You will receive a reminder note prior to plants arriving.  All proceeds from the  Plant Sale provide Cooperative Extension programming support. This plant sale is a fundraiser for Cabarrus County Cooperative Extension.  All plants are grown in nurseries in Georgia or Alabama.  All orders are non-refundable. Plants do not have a warranty.   To download a plant sale brochure with detailed information about each plant variety, click HERE. CLICK HERE to place your order ONLINE. Or call 704-920-3310; weekdays; between 8am and 5pm.

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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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Email List

We send out email newsletters throughout the year. If you are interested in receiving program updates from up via email, click the button below. You can select which program areas email newsletters you wish to receive. Sign Up for NewsletterFor Email Marketing you can trust.

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Free “HOLIDAYS TO REMEMBER” Program

Offered twice on October 2, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. at NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027. No registration MORE »

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Would you like to learn how to quilt?

Ongoing beginning quilting class that will begin Friday, October 3, 2014 and will meet each week from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at NC Cooperative Extension, Cabarrus County Center. Class will meet weekly during school MORE »

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Registration Open for Beginners Beekeeping 2015 Series

Held Tuesdays, 7-9:00 p.m. January 20-March 17, 2015. Cost $43. Register by calling 704/920-3315 or online at http://onlineservices.cabarruscounty.us/ReservePartner/ NOTE: Registration is not complete and space will NOT be held until PAYMENT is made MORE »

Follow Cabarrus County 4-H on Pinterest

Cabarrus County 4-H is now on Pinterest! Check it out for great project ideas, presentation thought and fair entries. I love all of the great 4-H quotes that are on the internet. Also, MORE »

Science Club Open House

Check out our new Science Club! They are hosting an open house to start enrolling new members in the club. Join us for an Open House on August 19th at 6:30-8:30 p.m. at MORE »

4-H Curriculum List

Check out our awesome publications, curriculum and kits!  Please email tracy_lecompte@ncsu.edu for access to the Google Drive Document https://docs.google.com/a/ncsu.edu/document/d/1TaNUyp_jWE40UK25sTcWGKwNNPE0mS2hMWpnWhJWvXE/edit Kits are available for check out for each nine weeks quarter.  Please call 704-920-3310 MORE »

Join us in congratulating…

Many of our horse club members recently competed at the North Carolina State Horse Show held at the Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex in Raleigh, July 9-13th.  Our youth competed in everything MORE »

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4-H: Visit Kick'in Tails Horse Speciality ClubTue Sep 16, 2014
6:15 PM - 8:15 PM Where:
Laura Harper's Hollow Oak Farm, 100 Russette Lane, Midland, NC 28107
— 11 hours ago
Soil Sampling Kits Available M-FWed Sep 17, 2014 Today
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
N.C. Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 2 hours away
4-H: Visit the Barn Bums Horse Speciality ClubWed Sep 17, 2014 Today
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Circle K Arena, 7860 Gold Hill Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 13 hours away
City of Kannapolis Farmer's MarketThu Sep 18, 2014
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Corner of Vance Street and Loop Road, Kannapolis, NC 28081
— Tomorrow
4-H: Visit Diamond 'B' Horse Speciality ClubThu Sep 18, 2014
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Diamond B Stables, 6050 Rocky River Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 2 days away
Nutrition Program Available at School Age Child Care SitesSat Sep 20 - Sat Sep 20, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Program Available from NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 3 days away
4-H: Visit Rimer ClubSat Sep 20, 2014
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:
Home of Alisa Wickliff, 6835 Cress Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 3 days away
Piedmont Farmers "Winecoff School Road Market" OpenSat Sep 20, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
518 Winecoff School Road, Concord, NC 28027
— 3 days away
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