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Presenting our 2015
Report to the Community!

Check out Durham County Extension's 2015 Report to the Community--ROAR: Recognizing Opportunity Achieving Results. Many thanks to our community partners and stakeholders who make our work possible!

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Annual Report Cover

Presenting our 2015
Report to the Community!

Check out Durham County Extension's 2015 Report to the Community--ROAR: Recognizing Opportunity Achieving Results. Many thanks to our community partners and stakeholders who make our work possible!

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Welcome Baby

Welcome Baby provides educational and emotional support to parents and cargivers of young children 0-5 with free services in English and Spanish, including: Car seat safety, Phone support, Clothing closet, and workshops.  http://www.welcomebaby.org/

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

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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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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What's in Season

It’s summer! Even with the heat, it is the best time of year to get out and scavenge for local produce at farmers’ markets and farm stands. See: Tips for shopping at farmers' markets Get the best quality and buy when you buy produce that is season.[/caption]

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Paul Jones and Charles Murphy

Changes Coming to the Asiatic Arboretum

The Asiatic Arboretum at Duke Gardens is undergoing an expansion.  Durham Master Gardener Volunteer Charles Murphy gets a preview tour from its curator, Paul Jones and discovers some ancient secretes are there to MORE »

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The Giving ClosetMon Aug 31, 2015 Today
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 9 hours away
Soil Preparation, Extension Gardener SeminarThu Sep 3, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC, United States
— 4 days away
Lawn Care, Extension Garden SeminarSat Sep 5, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Durham Garden Center, 4536 Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC, United States
— 5 days away
The Giving ClosetMon Sep 7, 2015
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 1 week away
Bird Conservation in the Face of Future Climate Change WebinarThu Sep 10, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 1 week away
The Giving ClosetThu Sep 10, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:10 PM Where:
721 Foster Street/Cooperative Extension-Welcome Baby
— 2 weeks away
Lawn Care, Extension Garden SeminarSun Sep 13, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Durham Public Library, South Regional Branch, 4505 south Alston Avenue, Durham, NC
— 2 weeks away
The Giving ClosetMon Sep 14, 2015
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 2 weeks away
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