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Blueberry pruning & production resources in Chatham County

March 4th, 2016 · Comments Off on Blueberry pruning & production resources in Chatham County

Date: Thu, 3 Mar 2016 04:02:13 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: blueberry pruning & production resources The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension conducted four blueberry pruning demonstrations in late February and early March. The demonstrations were held at Howard’s Farm a few miles west of Pittsboro on Hwy 64. The Howards grow […]

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Eat Smart/Move More – Take Control

January 14th, 2016 · Comments Off on Eat Smart/Move More – Take Control

Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2016 19:33:09 +0000 From: Phyllis Smith Subject: Eat Smart/Move More – Take Control The Chatham County Center – North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be offering a program entitled “Eat Smart / Move More – Take Control” from 6:00pm – 7:30pm on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 65 East Chatham Street, Pittsboro. […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Health

Chatham County Center of NC Cooperative Extension offering a variety of classes

September 5th, 2015 · Comments Off on Chatham County Center of NC Cooperative Extension offering a variety of classes

On Tuesday, September 1, 2015 12:14 PM, Charlotte Glen wrote: The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension offers a variety of classes on gardening, landscape care, food preservation, and agriculture related topics, as well as 4-H activities for youth, throughout the year. Classes planned for this fall include a pollinator garden workshop and […]

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Tags: 27312 · Education · Events · Pittsboro

Fruit tree pruning demonstration Saturday February 21 in Pittsboro

January 25th, 2015 · Comments Off on Fruit tree pruning demonstration Saturday February 21 in Pittsboro

Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:47:47 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: fruit tree pruning demonstration Saturday February 21 in Pittsboro North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a fruit tree pruning demonstration on Saturday February 21 from 10:00 am – noon at Howard’s Farm a few miles west of Pittsboro on Hwy 64. Annual training and […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Pittsboro

Basil disease delivers a setback for growers

August 7th, 2014 · Comments Off on Basil disease delivers a setback for growers

Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2014 17:51:46 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: basil disease delivers a setback for growers It looks like this is our worst year yet for basil downy mildew, both in NC as well as nationally. I have information and over 20 photos from a local farm on Cooperative Extension’s Growing Small Farms […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Pittsboro

Where are all the butterflies?

July 27th, 2014 · Comments Off on Where are all the butterflies?

Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:48:23 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: where are all the butterflies? A lot of folks have noticed a dearth of butterflies this year in our area and have asked me why we are seeing so few. We don’t know for sure but on Cooperative Extension’s Growing Small Farms website I […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Animals · Pittsboro

Register Now for Chatham Cooperative Extension’s High Tunnel Workshop

February 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off on Register Now for Chatham Cooperative Extension’s High Tunnel Workshop

Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:35:39 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: Register Now for Cooperative Extension’s High Tunnel Workshop The deadline to register for our high tunnel workshop is Monday February 24! The mail has been slow getting here lately so please don’t wait until the last minute to register if you plan on attending […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Pittsboro

Organic growers help Pittsboro business grow

February 20th, 2014 · Comments Off on Organic growers help Pittsboro business grow

Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2014 12:56:02 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: organic growers help Pittsboro business grow Learn how local organic growers helped a Chatham County business grow on Cooperative Extension’s Growing Small Farms website at http://go.ncsu.edu/organic-growers-help-cfhs Debbie Debbie Roos Agricultural Extension Agent Chatham County Center North Carolina Cooperative Extension 919.542.8202 *protected email*<mailto:*protected email*> www.growingsmallfarms.org<http://www.growingsmallfarms.org> […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Business · Pittsboro

Register Now for Chatham Cooperative Extension’s High Tunnel Workshop on March 3

February 10th, 2014 · Comments Off on Register Now for Chatham Cooperative Extension’s High Tunnel Workshop on March 3

Date: Tue, 4 Feb 2014 15:33:05 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: Register Now for Cooperative Extension’s High Tunnel Workshop The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a High Tunnel Production workshop as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series on Monday, March 3, 2014 from 9:00 am-5:00 pm at the Silk Hope […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Pittsboro

Register now for Extension Forestry Workshop on Oct. 22: Selling Timber in Today’s Markets

October 16th, 2013 · Comments Off on Register now for Extension Forestry Workshop on Oct. 22: Selling Timber in Today’s Markets

Date: Tue, 15 Oct 2013 10:59:53 +0000 From: Debbie Roos Subject: Register now for Extension Forestry Workshop! October 22: Selling Timber in Today’s Markets The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a forestry workshop entitled Selling Timber in Today’s Markets as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series on Tuesday, October 22, […]

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Tags: 27312 · Agriculture · Calendar · Pittsboro