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September 2016

Alexander County
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September 2016

Alexander County
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Fall Webworm

Now's the time that you might see Fall Webworms. This Fall Webworm Insect Note will tell you all about them.

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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

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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Alexander Junior Livestock Show

The 2016 Alexander Junior Livestock Show will be held Saturday, August 27 at H&H Arena.  The show is open to 4-H and FFA members from the following counties:  Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Caldwell, Catawba, MORE »

Quality Hay Making Tips

Set baler pickup tines about one inch above the ground. This helps prevent contaminating the hay with dirt, which raises ash percentages and reduces digestibility. Baler wear and tear caused by picking up MORE »

4-H Mini Garden

It is time to sign up for Mini Garden. If you would like to participate in the Mini Garden Program please call the 4-H Center by Friday, April 15. Seeds will be available MORE »

SummerCamp

4-H Summer Opportunities

Alexander 4-H Summer Opportunities Calendar is now available.  Lots of fun events have been planned and we look forward to spending the summer with your youth.  If you have any questions please call MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Livestock Club MeetingMon Oct 3, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 1 week away
Shooting Sports MeetingMon Oct 10, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 2 weeks away
Alexander Beekeepers MeetingMon Oct 10, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 weeks away
Cornerstone CloversMon Oct 17, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 3 weeks away
Livestock Club MeetingMon Nov 7, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 1 month away
Shooting Sports MeetingMon Nov 14, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 2 months away
Alexander Beekeepers MeetingMon Nov 14, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 months away
Cornerstone CloversMon Nov 21, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 months away
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