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“Ask the Vet” at Pittsboro Pet Supply on July 6

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:18:45 -0400 (EDT) From: “kara pittsboropetsupply.com” Subject: “Ask the Vet” at Pittsboro Pet Supply Want to know more about flea & tick control, food allergies, and other common ailments that your pet may face? Join Dr. Laurie Weiser & Dr. Cindy Baucom of Pittsboro Animal Hospital at “Ask the Vet”! They […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Animals · Calendar · Health · Pittsboro

50 years ago there were almost NO deer in Chatham County and quail were plentiful

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:58:08 -0400 From: “John Dykers M.D.” Subject: Deer behavior Dear Maryphyllis and fellow Chatlisters, Good to know about blinking headlights and deer behavior. Your paragraph  is certainly true and beautiful: “This past year the herds in our area have been much smaller and many of  the individuals in the herds […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Animals · Musings · Siler City

10th Annual Pollinator Day Celebration on Saturday, May 20, 9 am – 1 pm in Pittsboro, NC

May 9th, 2017 · Comments Off on 10th Annual Pollinator Day Celebration on Saturday, May 20, 9 am – 1 pm in Pittsboro, NC

Date: Mon, 8 May 2017 14:28:08 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: 10th Annual Pollinator Day May 20 in Pittsboro! 10th Annual Pollinator Day Celebration on Saturday, May 20 from 9:00 am-1:00 pm in Pittsboro, NC Come join the Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension<https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/> and the Chatham County Beekeepers’ Association<http://www.chatham-beekeepers.org/> for our 10th […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Animals · Pittsboro

Register for Extension’s Spring Pollinator Garden Workshops & Tours

April 26th, 2017 · Comments Off on Register for Extension’s Spring Pollinator Garden Workshops & Tours

Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:18:23 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: Register now for Extension’s Spring Pollinator Garden Workshops & Tours If you want to attract more pollinators to your farm or garden, or if you just want to expand your perennial garden and provide resources for pollinators and other wildlife, then Chatham County Cooperative […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Education

Class on Piedmont Lawns and Lawn Alternatives at Chatham Ag Center in Pittsboro on April 25 & 26

April 19th, 2017 · Comments Off on Class on Piedmont Lawns and Lawn Alternatives at Chatham Ag Center in Pittsboro on April 25 & 26

Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:27:14 +0000 From: Charlotte Glen Subject: Upcoming Class: Piedmont Lawns and Lawn Alternatives This free class offered by NC Cooperative Extension’s Chatham County Center will explore where in the landscape turf is a realistic option, different types of turf grass suited to Piedmont landscapes, the advantages and disadvantages of each, […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Education · Pittsboro

Thursday at the Pittsboro Farmers’ Market

April 19th, 2017 · Comments Off on Thursday at the Pittsboro Farmers’ Market

Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:02:44 +0000 (UTC) From: Mackenzie Withington Subject: Thursday at the Pittsboro Farmers’ Market Join us this Thursday at the Pittsboro Farmers’ Market. The weather has been so nice and our farmers will be there with lots of fresh vegetables, fruits, meats, eggs, cheeses, baked good, roasted coffee beans, preserves and […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Food & Drink · Pittsboro

Chatham County dairy farmers will be voting in a Dairy Promotion Referendum on Thursday, May 18

April 19th, 2017 · Comments Off on Chatham County dairy farmers will be voting in a Dairy Promotion Referendum on Thursday, May 18

Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 19:34:02 +0000 From: Sam Groce Subject: Dairy Referendum Announcement NORTH CAROLINA DAIRY REFERENDUM Dairy farmers in Chatham County will be voting in a Dairy Promotion Referendum on Thursday, May 18, 2017.  The Referendum is on the question of continuing the 10¢ assignment to dairy promotion programs in North Carolina already […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Pittsboro

Photos from Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center Grand Opening Celebration

March 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on Photos from Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center Grand Opening Celebration

Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:11:02 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: Photos from our Grand Opening Celebration The Grand Opening Celebration of the Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center (CCACC)<https://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/2017/03/march-25-grand-opening-for-the-chatham-county-agriculture-conference-center/> on March 25, 2017 was a huge success with an estimated crowd of 1,500 in attendance.. The event kicked off with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Pittsboro

Video clips from new ChathamNC Agriculture & Convention Center Grand Opening

March 29th, 2017 · Comments Off on Video clips from new ChathamNC Agriculture & Convention Center Grand Opening

Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:16:41 -0400 From: Gene Galin Subject: Video clips from new Chatham Ag Center Grand Opening I had a chance to run out to the new Chatham County Agricultural & Convention center outside Pittsboro for the grand opening on Saturday morning. Below are some video clips from the morning’s ribbon cutting […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Pittsboro

Tree fun for kids and families on March 28 at Chatham Community Library

March 27th, 2017 · Comments Off on Tree fun for kids and families on March 28 at Chatham Community Library

Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:14:03 -0400 (GMT-04:00) From: Margaret Tiano Subject: Big Tree Ambassadors, Tue (3/28), 4 PM Chatham Community Library Tree fun for kids and families this Tuesday (3/28) at 4 PM.  Meet at Chatham Community Library for a spring exploration walk around the campus trail for about an hour.  Dress for the […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Pittsboro