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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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Find us on Facebook

Alexander County Extension Center has Facebook.....stay up-to-date on different events taking place and what your local Extension Center is doing in Alexander County. "Like Us" and "Share" us with your friends so they can get to know what is Extension has to offer.

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2014 Alexander 4-H
Summer Opportunities

Summer vacation for students is just around the corner and 4-H has some great plans for the summer.  Below is a list of camps and trips planned along with a registration form.  If you have any questions and need further information please call 828-632-3125. SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES BROCHURE 2014

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Alexander County 4-H

Now's the time to be thinking about becoming a 4-H member and what club best suits your interests.  Alexander County has a wide variety of special interests clubs and community clubs.  There is no cost to join 4-H and it offers kids so much.  If you would like more information on joining 4-H please call the Alexander County-NC Cooperative Extension Center at 828-632-3125.  You can also visit: http://alexander.ces.ncsu.edu/alexander-4-h-clubs-and-groups/ for a list of clubs and time and place they meet.  Join the Revolution of Responsibility!!

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AgReview (Summer/Fall Edition)

Topics covered in the AgReview:  Dealing with Pink Eye in Cattle Herds, Horse Pasture Improvement School, North Carolina Beef Field Day, Beef Management Calendar for August To view the newsletter click the following link:  The MORE »

Kids In The Kitchen popular

Alexander County 4-H along with our Family Consumer Science Agent, Mindy Severt, will be hosting a “Kids in the Kitchen Cooking Class” for ages 8 and older. The class will be held on MORE »

Pullets Available in August

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service in Alexander County is offering Hy Line Brown pullets (red chickens, brown eggs) for sale. These are high quality chickens that have been sold in past years. MORE »

Hay Field Day

HAY FIELD DAY April 16, 2014 9 AM (rain or shine) Piedmont Research Station Salisbury, NC Equipment Demonstrations in the field making hay!! See all colors of equipment operating side by side Hay MORE »

Upcoming Beef Meeting

The Alexander County Cattlemen’s Association will hold an educational meeting on Thursday, April 17th at 6:30 pm at the Alexander County Extension Center.  Bob Jackson with Maintenance Products Inc. specializing in Schaeffer Lubricants will MORE »

Spring Poultry Newsletter

Below is a link to the Spring Poultry Newsletter.  Articles included are:  Pullet Sale, NC Egg Safety Training for Small Producers and Water Requirements for Poultry Spring Poultry MORE »

Alexander Garden Club Meeting (canceled)

Due to the forcast the Alexander County Garden Club will not meet Thursday, February 13. The next meeting will be on March 13 at 6:30p.m..  If you have any questions please call the MORE »

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Alexander County Farmer's MarketSat Aug 23, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
200 NC Hwy 16 South, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 3 days away
Utilizing Woody Biomass for Energy: Policy, Perspectives and Practice Wed Aug 27, 2014
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Where:
Iredell County Extension Center, 444 Bristol Dr., Statesville, NC 28677
— 1 week away
Alexander County Farmer's MarketSat Aug 30, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
200 NC Hwy 16 South, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 1 week away
Livestock Club MeetingMon Sep 1, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 weeks away
Alexander County Farmer's MarketSat Sep 6, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
200 NC Hwy 16 South, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 weeks away
Shooting Sports MeetingMon Sep 8, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 3 weeks away
Alexander Beekeepers MeetingMon Sep 8, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 3 weeks away
Alexander County Farmer's MarketSat Sep 13, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
200 NC Hwy 16 South, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 3 weeks away
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