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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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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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How to Prevent Heat
Illness When Working Outdoors

OSHA has started a new campaign to help outdoor workers recognize the dangers of heat illness.  They are stressing; Water, Rest, and Shade are the keys to staying cool in this heat.  The site also contains educational resources employers can use to train employees, an explanation of the Heat Index, and how to plan workers schedules around the heat in a safe manor.  More information can be found on their website at http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/heatillness/index.html.

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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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Stand Up, Speak Out and Do Something!

Johnston County 4-H Member Attends 2015 Citizenship North Carolina Focus Johnston County 4-H’er, Nicole Worth of Selma attended 4-H Citizenship North Carolina Focus, which was held in Raleigh, North Carolina June 15-17. The MORE »

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Homeless Children Need Your Help popular

Did you know that children make up 22% of North Carolina’s homeless population? Hi, my name is Nicole Worth, and as part of this year’s Citizenship NC Focus, I need your help! We MORE »

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NCACC Youth Summit, Youth Voice Application popular

Would you like to learn more about local government?  Then consider applying for the NCACC Youth Summit held in conjunction with local and County Commissioners from all over the state. Youth Summit applications MORE »

May 2015 Livestock News

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

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EVENTS View All
NCACC/4-H Youth SummitFri Aug 21 - Sat Aug 22, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Greenville, NC
— 2 months away
County CouncilThu Aug 27 - Thu Aug 27, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 months away
PLT K-8 WorkshopSat Aug 29, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Agape Center for EE, 1369 Tyler Dewar Lane, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
— 2 months away
State Shooting Sports TournamentSat Sep 26 - Sat Sep 26, 2015 - ALL DAY— 3 months away
National 4-H WeekSun Oct 4 - Sat Oct 10, 2015 - ALL DAY— 3 months away
4-H Paper Clover Program @ Tractor SupplyWed Oct 7 - Sun Oct 18, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Tractor Supply Co., 1401 South Pollock Street, Selma, NC 27576, United States
— 3 months away
County CouncilThu Oct 29 - Thu Oct 29, 2015 - ALL DAY— 4 months away
State 4-H Council ConferenceSat Nov 14 - Sun Nov 15, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Raleigh, NC, USA
— 4 months away
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