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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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Solar panels

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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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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A New 4-H Horse Club

We are excited to announce that we are offering a new horse club for 4-H’ers. Denise Vick, of Alexander County, has opened up her equine facility for 4-H’ers who have an interest in MORE »

Commissioner’s Choice Awards

The Alexander County Commissioners, and North Carolina Cooperative Extension would like to recognize individual volunteers, organizations, communities, etc. for their hard work.  This can include, but is not limited to, school classroom volunteers, MORE »

Plant Sale

Now is the time to order fruit trees and other fruit plants.  We are offering a variety of small fruit plants and trees this year. Blueberries – Tifblue, Powder Blue, Premier, Climax Strawberries MORE »

4-H Fun in the Fall

Looking for a fun fall activity for your child/children to do on their day out of school on October 26….we have the perfect event. The group will be visiting a corn maze and MORE »

Private Pesticide Classes Available in September

Private Pesticide Applicator License will expire on September 30, 2015.  Make sure to check and see if you need re-certification credits.  If so Alexander County will have two classes on Monday, September 28, MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Cornerstone CloversMon Feb 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 4 days away
4-H Awards NighMon Feb 22, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Catawba Valley Community College-Alexander Campus
— 2 weeks away
Livestock Club MeetingMon Mar 7, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 4 weeks away
Shooting Sports MeetingMon Mar 14, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 1 month away
Alexander Beekeepers MeetingMon Mar 14, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 1 month away
Cornerstone CloversMon Mar 21, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 1 month away
Livestock Club MeetingMon Apr 4, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 months away
Shooting Sports MeetingMon Apr 11, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 2 months away
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