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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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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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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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2016 4-H Calendar of
Events

Stay up to date on Pender County 4-H Events! You can view the 2016 Calendar by clicking here.

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Starting Plants from
Seeds

The Pender County Extension Master Gardener Speakers Bureau will offer a seed germination workshop Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from 1-3pm at the Pender County Extension Auditorium, 801 S. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC. Focus will be on techniques and materials needed to grow plants from seeds indoors. Participants should bring gloves. There is a $5 fee for this workshop to cover materials. To register call Tim Mathews at 910-604-4286.

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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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Racial Equity in Farm to School Workshops

One-day workshops on Racial Equity in Farm to School workshops: at the intersections of food, farms, and education Training led by dRWorks and CEF Offer by FoodCorps NC, co-hosted by NC4H and CEFS Registration: https://testruefood.wufoo.com/forms/racial-equity-in-farm-to-school/ MORE » – from   Local Food

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2016 SED 4-H Teen Winter Fling

Come learn about the Fourth “H” at the 2016 Winter Fling! This is a one night lock-in for   4-H teens ages at the Duplin County Extension Office. See the flyer for more MORE »

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Pender County 4-H Wreath Sale

Do you want your home to look extra festive during this holiday season? Spruce it up with a wreath from Pender County 4-H! This is a once a year fundraiser to help 4-H’ers MORE »

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4-H State Council Conference

4-H State Council Conference is right around the corner! 4-H’ers Ages: 13-18 Dates: November 14-15, 2015 Location: Raleigh @ the Jane S. McKimmon Center Cost: $140 Registration Cut off: October 12th Join the MORE »

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4-H Youth Goat Show 2015

The Pender County Goat Show will be held at the Cape Fear Fair and Expo on Saturday Oct. 31, 2015 starting at 9:00 AM. The event will include a short morning session clinic MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopFri Feb 19, 2016
1:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cape Fear Museum, 814 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401, United States
— 6 days away
Growing Plants from SeedsTue Feb 23, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Pender County Extension Center
— 1 week away
Working Forest Summit for NC LandownersWed Mar 16, 2016
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, 414 Warsaw Rd, Clinton, NC 28328, United States
— 1 month away
Webinar - The Green Leap: Conserving Biodiversity in Subdivision DevelopmentThu Apr 7, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 2 months away
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopFri Apr 29, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Carolina Beach State Park, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, United States
— 3 months away
RESCHEDULED FOR 2016: Women's Forestry Workshop & Field DayThu May 19, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Eastern North Carolina, TBA
— 3 months away
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