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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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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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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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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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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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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.

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Scotland County 4-H Calendar 2016

Please click the link to download the 2016 calendar of Scotland County 4-H. Dates and events are subject to change. Scotland County 4H Calendar MORE »

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 »

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4-H County Activity DayThu May 12, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Scotland County Cooperative Extension Center, 231 East Cronly Street, Laurinburg, NC 28352
— 1 week away
4-H County Council meetingsThu May 19, 2016
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Scotland County Extension Center, 231 East Cronly Street, Suite 800, Lauriburg, NC 28352
— 2 weeks away
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