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Working Forest Summit
for NC Landowners on August 10th

This important meeting will be held at the Moore Co. Extension office, 707 Pinehurst Ave. in Carthage, NC.  Agenda items will include: Market Trends The Taxing Business of Forestry Growing for Value & Selling for Profit The Economic, Environmental & Ecosystem Impacts of Longleaf Restoration Longleaf Pine Management for Profit Using Fire to Promote Biodiversity, Habitat & Stand Health How to Produce Pine Straw for Profit on Your Land Link to Flyer: Forest summit Agenda.pdf

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Working Forest Summit
for NC Landowners on August 10th

This important meeting will be held at the Moore Co. Extension office, 707 Pinehurst Ave. in Carthage, NC.  Agenda items will include: Market Trends The Taxing Business of Forestry Growing for Value & Selling for Profit The Economic, Environmental & Ecosystem Impacts of Longleaf Restoration Longleaf Pine Management for Profit Using Fire to Promote Biodiversity, Habitat & Stand Health How to Produce Pine Straw for Profit on Your Land Link to Flyer: Forest summit Agenda.pdf

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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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Get a Second Season by Sowing Now

Our summer season is peaking and our vegetables will soon be past their prime and producing less.  NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Amy Hill shares timely tips on how to reinvigorate your MORE » – from   Gardening

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National Survey of Organic Farmers popular

Press release from the Organic Farming Research Foundation: Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) Kicks Off 2015 National Survey of Organic Farmers OFRF’s 2015 National Survey of Organic Farmers will begin landing in e-mail boxes MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

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Some NC Farmers Stay Local

80% of the cut flowers sold in this country come from outside the US.  Its an industry that has a world wide value estimated at over $40 billion.  NC State Extension Master Gardener MORE » – from   Gardening

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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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Reliable Nutrition Advice

Nutrition is an ongoing and ever-changing topic as research continues to emerge. It can often be overwhelming for the people to sort through this information and understand what is truly healthy. Blogs, books, MORE »

Avian Influenza

Avian Influenza, aka bird flu, has finally made its way to the US this year, and while it has missed North Carolina so far we are just starting to experience the far-reaching effects MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Aug 5, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— Tomorrow
[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
— 6 days away
Forest SummitMon Aug 10, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Carthage
— 6 days away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Aug 12, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 1 week away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Aug 19, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 2 weeks away
Sandhills Farm SchoolThu Aug 20, 2015
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
123 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 2 weeks away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Aug 26, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 3 weeks away
Richmond County Farmer's MarketWed Sep 2, 2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
125 Caroline St, Rockingham, NC 28379, USA
— 4 weeks away
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