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Second Harvest Food
Bank Partner Agency

Cabarrus County Cooperative Extension is a partner agency of Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM). SHFBM partners and distributes food and essential grocery items to approximately 550 hunger feeding agencies in 19 counties in North and South Carolina. Agencies served include emergency pantries, soup kitchens, senior programs, shelters and low-income daycares.

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Second Harvest Food
Bank Partner Agency

Cabarrus County Cooperative Extension is a partner agency of Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM). SHFBM partners and distributes food and essential grocery items to approximately 550 hunger feeding agencies in 19 counties in North and South Carolina. Agencies served include emergency pantries, soup kitchens, senior programs, shelters and low-income daycares.

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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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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Your Cabarrus
Cooperative Extension Staff

Your Cabarrus Cooperative Extension Staff pictured above at the 2015 Agricultural Celebration: Front Row (left to right): Renee Goodnight, EFNEP Program Assistant Christine Barrier, Administrative Assistant Pam Outen, Famly & Consumer Sciences Extension Agent Becky Lewis, Support Specialist Minnie Mitchell-Bishop, Community Rural Development Extension Agent Back Row (left to right): Tracy LeCompte, 4-H Extension Agent Robert Furr, County Extension Director Carl Pless, Agricultural Extension Agent Beverly Bollenbecker, 4-H School Age Child Care Program Associate

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4-H Summer Fling Camps & Classes

Registration is now open for our Summer Fling Camps & Classes!  Come and get a taste of what 4-H has to offer.  Learn a little so you can then explore a lot. Summer MORE »

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40 Gallon Challenge

Take the pledge to conserve water! Complete the survey to identify ways that you could save an additional 40 gallons of water each day.  There are indoor and outdoor strategies. Boost your county’s MORE » – from   Gardening

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4-H Camp Interest Meeting

Interested in Day Camps and Overnight Residential Summer Camps? Join us for an informational meeting about what 4-H has to offer! March 1, 2015 6:00 p.m. Cabarrus 4-H/Extension Office – 715 Cabarrus Avenue MORE »

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Super Saturday Workshop

Workshop designed for youth in 4-7th grade who might be home alone or in charge of others.  Great for babysitters! February 20, 2016 Workshop Fee $18 Sessions include: First Aid, Making a Sitter MORE »

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4-H Curriculum Trainings

Cabarrus County 4-H is proud to offer Low-Cost training for using our 4-H curriculum.  Curriculum is available for use by formal and informal educators and can be adapted to fit most educational environments. MORE »

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4-H: Visit the Barn Bums Horse Speciality ClubWed May 4, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Circle K Arena, 7860 Gold Hill Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 9 hours ago
Visit Boger Extension & Community Association ClubThu May 5, 2016 Today
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
at members’ homes or Cold Water Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall.
— 10 hours away
4-H: Visit Rimer ClubSat May 7, 2016
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:
Home of Alisa Wickliff, 6835 Cress Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 2 days away
Piedmont Farmers "Winecoff School Road Market" OpenSat May 7, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
518 Winecoff School Road, Concord, NC 28027
— 2 days away
4-H: Visit Pet Pals Special Interest ClubSat May 7, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM— 2 days away
Visit Carolina Co-eds 4-H ClubSat May 7, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Contact leader for meeting address
— 3 days away
4-H: Visit Future Focus Fitness Speciality ClubSat May 7, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Logan Community Center, 304 Lincoln Street-SW, Concord 28025
— 3 days away
4-H: Visit Golden Saddles Horse Speciality ClubMon May 9, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Haynes Home: 4754 Sapp Road, Concord, 28025 or Bost Barn: 10880 Busbin Road, Mt. Pleasant 28124
— 5 days away
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