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Programs Offered in
Johnston County

The Johnston County office of North Carolina Cooperative Extension offers a diverse selection of programs to assist the citizens of Johnston County. This video describes many of the events and classes offered by agents, and includes testimonials from program participants. To view the video, please click here.

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Programs Offered in
Johnston County

The Johnston County office of North Carolina Cooperative Extension offers a diverse selection of programs to assist the citizens of Johnston County. This video describes many of the events and classes offered by agents, and includes testimonials from program participants. To view the video, please click here.

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Johnston County
Beekeepers

If you keep bees and would like to be added to our list of local beekeepers , please contact Brandon Parker at (919) 989-5380 or by email at bkparker@ncsu.edu.  If you have honeybees in your home or yard and would like for a local beekeeper to come remove them, click on the Johnston County Beekeeper List to find a beekeeper in your area.

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Learning new skills

4-H Summer Fun
2015

4-H Summer Fun Offers a variety of opportunities for youth that are educational, fun, and affordable.  Registration will be online this year and begins in May 1st for current 4-H Members and May 9th for everyone.  Please see the links below for the List of activities and enrollment forms if necessary. 2015summerfunflierpost SummerFunEnrollmentForms Online Registration Link

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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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Programs Offered in
Johnston County

The Johnston County office of North Carolina Cooperative Extension offers a diverse selection of programs to assist the citizens of Johnston County. This video describes many of the events and classes offered by agents, and includes testimonials from program participants. To view the video, please click here.

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May 2015 Livestock News

News, articles and information related to livestock production. Download the Newsletter at the following following link. May 15 MORE »

Learning new skills

4-H Summer Fun 2015 popular

4-H Summer Fun Offers a variety of opportunities for youth that are educational, fun, and affordable.  Registration will be online this year and begins in May 1st for current 4-H Members and May MORE »

‘Love Your Money’ Financial Workshop Offered

LYM SP15 Flier This five-part workshop will help you learn to budget, pay down debt, understand credit and plan for the future. The series begins on Wednesday, May 6th, and meets weekly, concluding on MORE »

4-H Paper Clover Program @ Tractor Supply

Tractor Supply Co. is again holding their Paper Clover Campaign. April 22 – May 3, all TSC’s will be selling paper clovers for $1.00 to support 4-H programing.  60% of this dollar stays MORE »

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What’s That Yam Thing Contest

WHAT IS THAT YAM THING? Entries for the annual “What is That Yam Thing?” Contest, which can be made to look like a person, thing or animal, will be received on Friday May MORE »

Camera Back

Johnston County 4-H Photography Contest

Are you really interested in photography and want a place to display your work or maybe you want to show off all the cool photos you have been taking with the new camera MORE »

March 2015 Livestock News

News, articles and information related to livestock production. Download the Newsletter at the following following link. Mar 15 MORE »

2014 Upper Coastal Plain Station

Greenhouse Nutrition

There has been a lot of discussion about the do’s and don’ts of greenhouse fertility management. As we approach the greenhouse season, take a look at these publications from the Soil Science Department MORE » – from   Tobacco Growers Information

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EVENTS View All
Love Your Money Wed May 27, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Public Library of Johnston County & Smithfield, 305 East Market Street, Smithfield, NC 27577, United States
— 5 days away
Love Your Money Wed Jun 3, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Public Library of Johnston County & Smithfield, 305 East Market Street, Smithfield, NC 27577, United States
— 2 weeks away
NC Safe PlatesTue Jun 16, 2015
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM— 4 weeks away
NC Safe PlatesTue Jun 16, 2015
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lab/Kitchen
— 4 weeks away
NC Safe PlatesWed Jun 17, 2015
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM— 4 weeks away
NC Safe PlatesThu Jun 18, 2015
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM— 4 weeks away
NC Safe Plates - ExamMon Jun 22, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 month away
NC Safe Plates - ExamMon Jun 22, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 month away
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