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4-H Pet Club - Join

Do you love animals? If so, this is the PURRRfect club for you! It's FREE! Join Today! 4-H Pet Club Recruitment

NC Cooperative Extension Service

4-H Pet Club - Join

Do you love animals? If so, this is the PURRRfect club for you! It's FREE! Join Today! 4-H Pet Club Recruitment

NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Scotland County

Scotland County Center gives our county's residents easy access to the resources and expertise of NC State University and NC A&T State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, Cooperative Extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to Scotland County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us by email or phone.

Catfaced strawberry

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.

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

Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences

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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New Extension Office Hours

The Scotland County Cooperative Extension Center will be closed daily during the hours of 12:30pm-1:30pm. We apologize for any inconvenience this may MORE »

4-H Horse Club Meeting

The Scotland County 4-H Horse Club will meet at 6pm on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month starting on May 25th, located at 15300 Jerusalem Road outside of Laurinburg. Topics of MORE »

Career Explorers

Are you ready to earn your own money? If you answered yes, then you should join Career Explorers! Activities including role-plays, career exploration, avatar interpretations, and several other hands-on, interactive activities will provide MORE »

Scotland County 4-H Got Spirit…Yes, we do!

On Friday, March 27th, nine Scotland County youth, ages 13-18 traveled to the Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center in Reidsville, NC for teen retreat. 4-H Teen Retreat is a weekend getaway in MORE »

Get out of Debt with PowerPay

Ready for less debt, fewer money worries, more cash and more living? If you are ready, PowerPay can help. PowerPay is a debt-reduction computer program that is easy to use, understand and follow. MORE »

2015 Summer Fun Classes

Registration for 4-H Summer Fun will be held April 30th from 9am – 4pm at the Scotland County Extension office. To view the classes offered click the link below. For more information or MORE »

Horse Club Interest

For more information please contact Angela Galloway, 4-H Agent at 910-277-2422. 4-H Horse Club MORE »

Leadership In Training

If you enjoy 4-H, have leadership skills and enjoy working with youth, then you should apply for Leadership In Training (LIT). LITs attend one of the NC 4-H residential camp sites to assist MORE »

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[ProNR] Working Forest Summit 2Mon Aug 10, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Moore County Cooperative Extension, 707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage, NC 28327
— 1 week away
Tractor Supply Fall 4-H Clover SaleWed Oct 7, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Sun Oct 18, 2015 @ 11:30 PM Where:
Tractor Supply Co., 1690 S Main St, Laurinburg, NC 28352, United States
— 2 months away
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