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July Livestock
Newsletter

Please visit the link below for the July copy of the Livestock Newsletter: Livestock Newsletter July 2015

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July Livestock
Newsletter

Please visit the link below for the July copy of the Livestock Newsletter: Livestock Newsletter July 2015

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2015 4-H Farm Credit
Showmanship Circuit

View the following link for updated information on the current year's 4-H Showmanship Circuit! http://richmond.ces.ncsu.edu/site-richmond-9/

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Rockingham's
Saturday/Wednesday Farmer's Market Open!

Are you, or someone you know, interested in becoming a vendor at the downtown Rockingham Farmer's Market?  If so, please see the informational packet and application link below!  Note!: New location in 2015 for Wednesday's market from 3:30-6:00pm at the Dept. of Social Services' parking lot at 125 Caroline Street. Saturday's market is from 8am to 12 noon downtown Rockingham on historic Harrington Square. Don't miss it! Support your local producers and vendors by eating and buying local! 2015 RC Farmers Market Rules,Regs and Application

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Volunteer With
4-H!

Call our office at 910.997.8255 and speak with Laura Grier, 4-H Agent, for details on how you may make a difference in the youth of our community as a 4-H Volunteer!

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Caterpillars of Fall

Many people enjoy catching a glimpse of butterflies and moths as they float and flutter through the landscape. Monarch butterflies are minor celebrities these days. Swallowtail butterflies are impressive and eye catching. Caterpillars MORE »

Abby Hamilton teaching at animal science clinic.

4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit

4-H youth livestock participants now have 2 shows under their belt for the 2015 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit season. They have been training and clipping their animals for the past month. Many MORE »

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Squash Survival Tips

One of the most ubiquitous vegetables for the summer garden is squash. Zucchini, yellow crookneck, even the less common patty pan, squashes are easy to grow and are prolific. They’re easy, that is, MORE »

The New “Word of Mouth” For Small Business

Word of mouth has always been a highly valued and inexpensive (free!) communication method for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Jane Eckert, the CEO of Eckert AgriMarketing has been attributed with stating that social MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Richmond County Agricultural Advisory Board meetingMon Aug 31, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
123 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 3 days away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Sep 2, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 5 days away
Office Closed - Labor DayMon Sep 7 - Mon Sep 7, 2015 - ALL DAY— 1 week away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Sep 9, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 2 weeks away
Bird Conservation in the Face of Future Climate Change WebinarThu Sep 10, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 2 weeks away
Richmond County 4-H Goat ShowSat Sep 12, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Dale DeWitt's Farm in Ellerbe, NC
— 2 weeks away
V credit pesticide classMon Sep 14, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
123 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 2 weeks away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Sep 16, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 3 weeks away
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