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4-H Pet Club - Join
Today!

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

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

4-H Pet Club - Join
Today!

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

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Scotland County
Vision

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.

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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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

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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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 »

United Way of Scotland County Hosts Pagent

On February 27, 2015 come out to the Highlands and support United Way of Scotland County as they present the “Womanless Beauty Pagent”. Doors open at 6:30pm and cost is $25/person. This will MORE »

Peak Season Fee for Soil Samples

Beginning November 26, 2014 until March 31, 2015 All soil tests will cost a $4/box peak season fee. Payment must be arranged with NCDA&CS as we cannot accept payment. Their contact information is MORE »

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EVENTS View All
4-H Horse Club Interest Meeting Mon Apr 27, 2015 Today
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Scotland County Cooperative Extension Office
— 2 hours away
Summer Fun Registration Thu Apr 30, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Scotland County Extension Center
— 3 days away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 3 days away
South Central District Activity Day Sat May 2, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Concord, NC, USA
— 5 days away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - PiedmontTue Jul 7 - Fri Jul 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheboro, NC, USA
— 2 months away
4-H State CompetitionSat Jul 18, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, United States
— 3 months away
4-H CongressSat Jul 18, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Tue Jul 21, 2015 @ 5:00 PM Where:
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, United States
— 3 months away
4-h Residential CampSun Jul 26, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Fri Jul 31, 2015 @ 5:00 PM Where:
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center, 804 Cedar Ln, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 3 months away
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