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O. P. Owens Agriculture Center

Cooperative Extension
Meeting Changes

Tri-County Corn and Soybean Meeting -- Scheduled for February 24 has been cancelled.  A new date will be sent out when rescheduled. Bryce Lane -- Gardening in Modern Times: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly -- Scheduled for Wednesday, February 25, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. has been rescheduled for March 25 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 52nd Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet -- Scheduled for Thursday, February 26, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 12, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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O. P. Owens Agriculture Center

Cooperative Extension
Meeting Changes

Tri-County Corn and Soybean Meeting -- Scheduled for February 24 has been cancelled.  A new date will be sent out when rescheduled. Bryce Lane -- Gardening in Modern Times: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly -- Scheduled for Wednesday, February 25, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. has been rescheduled for March 25 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 52nd Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet -- Scheduled for Thursday, February 26, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 12, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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4-H Animal Science
Project

Now is the time to sign up for the 4-H Animal Science Project.  The deadline for turkeys is February 27, and the deadline for all other animals is April 10.   For more information, contact Shea Ann DeJarnette, Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent, at 910-671-3276 or Shea_Ann_DeJarnette@ncsu.edu.  Below are the guidelines and application. 4-H Animal Science Project Guidelines 4-H Animal Science Project Application

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Disaster Preparedness

Are you prepared for a disaster?  Visit Cooperative Extension's site to learn what you need to do to be better prepared: Disaster Preparedness Information

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Ag-Related Scholarship
Available to Robeson County Students

Linwood Singletary Memorial Scholarship — $1,000 Sponsored by the Robeson County Crop Promotion Association and North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Robeson County Center.  Must be a Robeson County, North Carolina, student with a desire to pursue an agricultural-related career. For an application Download it here and print it E-Mail Mac Malloy, Extension Field Crops Agent with North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Robeson County Center, at Mac_Malloy@ncsu.edu Call 910-671-3276. The deadline is April 1.

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Edible Landscape popular

New trends, fads, and improved methods challenge us to change our current ways of doing things. Gardening also faces these same challenges. Sometimes, it may be just a new name for a practice MORE »

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Decoding Food Labels in the Grocery Store

Do the many food labels in the grocery store confuse you? Do you pause in the aisle pondering over eggs: cage-free, free-range, organic, or all natural? Labels are intended to make life easier MORE »

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Christmas Wishes

Ever sit on Santa’s lap and ask for the latest toy? Or maybe you were more philosophical and asked for world peace? One of the great things about this time of year is MORE »

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Winter Weed Control

Bermuda grass is the most commonly grown grass in Robeson County and, by this time of year, has turned a light brown color. It is in a period of dormancy during the winter MORE »

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The Perfect Christmas Tree

Ready or not, Christmas is here. Nothing commands the Christmas spirit in a home like the presence of a real Christmas tree. The unique shape and incredible smell trigger the senses and create MORE »

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4-H Embryology Egg Give OutWed Mar 4, 2015 Today
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 4 hours away
Soil Health and Cover Crop WorkshopThu Mar 5, 2015
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— Tomorrow
All Around All Stars 4-H Arts and Crafts ClubThu Mar 5, 2015
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— Tomorrow
Spiritual Generations 4-H Club MeetingFri Mar 6, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 days away
4-H State Horsebowl and Hippology CompetitionSat Mar 7 - Sat Mar 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, United States
— 3 days away
St. Pauls 4-H Pony Club MeetingSat Mar 7, 2015
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM— 3 days away
Robeson County Master Gardeners AssociationMon Mar 9, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
455 Caton Road, Lumberton, NC 28360
— 5 days away
Dirty Rascals 4-H Junior Master Gardeners Club MeetingTue Mar 10, 2015
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 6 days away
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