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4-H Summer Fun
2016

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 8th for everyone.  Registration closes on May 14th for everyone and all paperwork and payment must be in the 4-H Office by May 27th.  Please see the links below for the List of activities and enrollment forms if necessary. Summer Fun Flyer Post Summer Fun Registration Sheet to Mail Summer Fun Enrollment Forms Online Registration Link - Registration Active on May 1

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Summer Camp

4-H Summer Fun
2016

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 8th for everyone.  Registration closes on May 14th for everyone and all paperwork and payment must be in the 4-H Office by May 27th.  Please see the links below for the List of activities and enrollment forms if necessary. Summer Fun Flyer Post Summer Fun Registration Sheet to Mail Summer Fun Enrollment Forms Online Registration Link - Registration Active on May 1

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Agricultural Sales
Tax Exemption: Electricity

Most farmers know that they may qualify for exemptions from sales tax on equipment and other goods that they purchase.  As with any law dealing with taxes, there are requirements that must be met and steps that farmers must take to qualify.  Did you know that the sales tax exemption also applies to the electricity that you use on your farm for certain practices like curing tobacco?  Furthermore, as of July 14, 2014 the sales tax rate on electricity increased from 3% to 7%.  Take a look at your recent electrical bills for tobacco curing, if you paid tax then you can probably get that money refunded for up to three years.  Please see the information below from the NC Department of Revenue to determine if you may qualify for the exemption.  In addition, you can access NCDOR Form E595E which you may need to acquire a refund and establish an exemption by clicking the links below. Ag Sales Tax Exemption Electricity NCDOR Form E595E

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Solar panels

Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Johnston County Ag
Report

The Johnston County Ag Report has recently been updated, with information regarding production meetings and training classes for 2016. To see the entire article, click here.

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Summer Camp

4-H Summer Fun
2016

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 8th for everyone.  Registration closes on May 14th for everyone and all paperwork and payment must be in the 4-H Office by May 27th.  Please see the links below for the List of activities and enrollment forms if necessary. Summer Fun Flyer Post Summer Fun Registration Sheet to Mail Summer Fun Enrollment Forms Online Registration Link - Registration Active on May 1

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Summer Camp

4-H Summer Fun 2016

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 »

Johnston County Grower-January 2016

Update on production meetings, safety re-certification classes, and other pesticide credit classes.  Also included, local corn and soybean variety work, cover crop trial information, and pesticide exam dates. MORE »

January 2016 Livestock News

News, articles and information related to livestock production. Download the Newsletter at the following following link. 01 16 MORE »

Johnston County Agri-Business Banquet

You, along with your spouse, friends, and other guests, are cordially invited to attend the Johnston County Agricultural Banquet on Thursday night, December 10th beginning at 6:30 PM at the Agricultural Building in MORE »

2015 Fruit and Nut Tree Sale

Fall Fruit and Nut Tree Sale will begin Oct. 1, 2015 through Nov. 13, 2015 at the Johnston County Agriculture Center in Smithfield, NC.  You can purchase a variety of fruit trees, blueberries, MORE »

Coming Soon! Heritage Quilt Show

The Annual Heritage Quilt show is scheduled to open on Thursday, October 8 at 1:00 p.m. at the Johnston County Agricultural Center with a special dedication. A display of quilts made for veterans MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Online Registration for current 4-H Members for Summer Fun ClassesSun May 1 - Sat May 7, 2016 - ALL DAY Today Where:
Online
— 2 hours ago
NC SAFE PLATESTue May 3, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -
Fri May 6, 2016 @ 12:00 PM— 2 days away
Online Registration for 4-H Summer Fun Classes by all.Sun May 8 - Sat May 14, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Online
— 7 days away
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopTue May 10, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 1 week away
Canning Workshop - Green Beans & SuchSat May 21, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM— 3 weeks away
All Needed Registration forms & Payment Due for 4-H Summer Fun ClassesFri May 27 - Fri May 27, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Due to 2736 NC 210 Hwy, Smithfield, NC 27577
— 4 weeks away
Canning Workshop - PicklingSat Jun 18, 2016
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM— 2 months away
Canning Workshop - Meat & PoultrySat Jul 23, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM— 3 months away
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