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May Safe Plates Class

What is Safe Plates? Safe plates is a food safety training course developed by NC State University. Certification is based …

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Household Hazardous Waste Day

The biennial Alexander County Household Hazardous Waste Day will take place Saturday, May 4, 2019, in the County Administration …

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Feeder Calf Grading Workshop

When: Thursday, April 4, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. Where: Harward Brothers Livestock Market, 2207 Turnersburg Highway, Turnersburg, NC Please RSVP to …

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4-H Expressive Arts Contest

Entry forms for Talent, Photo, Craft, and Fashion Contest are linked below. All items are due to the 4-H …

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2019 NC Agritunity Conference

Saturday, February 9, 2019 N.C. Cooperative Extension, Iredell County Center 444 Bristol Drive Statesville, NC 28687 Registration Opens: 8:30 a.m. …

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2019 Small Plant Sale

Each year we sell plants to support the different local programs that we provide to the county. Below is …

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Blueberry Pruning Workshop

Join us for an on-farm session to experience hands-on pruning for different age blueberry plants. Other blueberry management practices …

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January Garden Calendar

Below are some gardening tips for the month of January: Fertilizing Use wood ashes on your vegetable garden, bulb beds and …

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Alexander County 4-H December Newsletter

Please see the link below to view the December, 2018 4-H Newsletter. Alexander County 4-H Newsletter-December 2018 Alexander County 4-H would …

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Timber Sales: Is It Time to Sale?

Event Date: Monday, February 18, 2019 Time: 6:30–8 p.m. Location: N.C. Cooperative Extension, Alexander County Center …

Turkey Talk...

November is here and we focus our thoughts on Thanksgiving. It may be the first time you are cooking …

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Adverse Weather Preparation

Here are some helpful links to help you prepare for adverse weather: NC Disaster Information Center ReadyNC ReadyNC (Espanol) SafePlates Food Safety FoodSafety.gov Plan Ahead …

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MED Instead of MEDS

Series dates are as follows: January 29, 2019 February 5, 2019 February 26, 2019 March 5, 2019 March 26, 2019 April 2, 2019 Each class will …

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2018 NC Beef Cattle Field Day

NC BEEF FIELD DAY October 6, 2018 8:00 a.m. Registration 8:30 a.m. Graduate Student Poster Session 9:30 a.m. Stocker Cattle Producer Panel 10:15 a.m. …

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September 2018 4-H Newsletter

Check out the latest Alexander County 4-H news and events by clicking the link below: September 2018 4-H …