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NC 4-H Hungry to Help
- Canned Food Drive

Hungry to Help - Community Service Project -  Help someone in your community by donating food - especially at this time of year! The NC 4-H Program and counties across the state, including Iredell have teamed up to help fight hunger in our communities. Check out the link below to find out more! Find out more about Iredell County 4-H is "Hungry to Help"

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NC 4-H Hungry to Help
- Canned Food Drive

Hungry to Help - Community Service Project -  Help someone in your community by donating food - especially at this time of year! The NC 4-H Program and counties across the state, including Iredell have teamed up to help fight hunger in our communities. Check out the link below to find out more! Find out more about Iredell County 4-H is "Hungry to Help"

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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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New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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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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4-H Summertime Fun Programing 2016

We are excited to announce the upcoming 4-H Summer Fun Programing for 2016.  These fun, educational, and interactive programs will be offered through the 4-H department of the Iredell County Cooperative Extension Office.  MORE »

2016 Master Gardener’s Garden Fair

Make Plans to join in on the 2016 Master Gardener’s Garden Fair! It will be this Saturday, April 23rd from 9am to 2pm at the Iredell County Extension Office (444 Bristol Dr. Statesville). MORE »

ServSafe Class Scheduled for May

ServSafe-Brochure_Iredell_May_2016 Two-day course teaches the essentials of food handling.  $90 per person, includes textbook and materials.  Class is limited to 25 participants. For More information, call 704-873-0507 or e-mail ann_simmons@ncsu.edu. 8:30 am to MORE »

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Mooresville Public Service Operations Center 2523 Charlotte Highway Mooresville NC April 30th, 2016 8am to 12:30pm Contact Iredell County Recycling for more information at 704-878-5430. During the event, materials not collected curbside may MORE »

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Iredell Beekeepers Association meetingTue May 17, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Agricultural Resources Center, Statesville
— 2 weeks away
4-H: Allison's Woods Sci Camp #1Mon Jun 13 - Fri Jun 17, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 1 month away
4-H Summer: Beginning SewingMon Jun 13, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -
Thu Jun 16, 2016 @ 2:30 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 1 month away
4-H: Archery #1 AMWed Jun 15, 2016
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 1 month away
4-H: Archery #1 PMWed Jun 15, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 1 month away
4-H: Alexander Co. Discovery DayMon Jun 20, 2016
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 1 month away
4-H: Catawba Co. Discovery DayTue Jun 21, 2016
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 2 months away
Iredell Beekeepers Association meetingTue Jun 21, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Agricultural Resources Center, Statesville
— 2 months away
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