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Welcome to the Surry County Center site. If you have questions or concerns regarding any information contained in this site, please contact our office. 336-401-8025 Monday - Friday 8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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We are here to serve
you!

Welcome to the Surry County Center site. If you have questions or concerns regarding any information contained in this site, please contact our office. 336-401-8025 Monday - Friday 8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Extension Today

Tune in to Extension Today, featuring Extension professionals from Alleghany, Surry, Wilkes, and Yadkin counties. Airing Wednesdays at 9:05 a.m. and Saturdays at 10:05 a.m. on 100.9 WIFM radio.

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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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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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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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Area Food Show 2016

Does your child/children enjoy making some goodies in the kitchen?! Here is an opportunity for them to share their favorite recipe in a FUN way with others! The time has come again for MORE »

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Heart Health Valentine’s Program

Join us for an afternoon of valentine’s fun while learning about how to keep your heart healthy. Friday, February 12th 3:30-5:00 pm Ages 5-8! Snacks and drinks provided. RSVP to Whitney by Monday, MORE »

Growing Child Newsletter Experiencing Difficulties

GrowingChild.com is a great resource for parents. Their Growing Child, Growing Parent, Growing Up, and Growing newsletters are full of valuable information. GrowingChild.com is currently experiencing issues with their website. For more information MORE »

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New 4-H Club Starting February 2016

If you are between the ages of 5 and 8 years old you will want to join us on Tuesday, February 16th from 6:30-7:30 for our NEW 4-H Cloverbud Club! The meeting will MORE »

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Cards & Cookies 2015

Join us on your early dismissal day from school for a fun & festive community service project! Register by December 11th by calling 401-8025 or emailing Whitney at MORE »

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Holiday Food Safety Questions?

As you’re getting ready to prepare your holiday feast, you may have questions about food safety when cooking that Thanksgiving turkey or ham. The USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline is a great resource MORE »

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Piedmont Farm School

The Piedmont Farm School is a 7-month educational program that trains beginning and transitioning farmers with a strong commitment to operate successful small-scale, sustainable farms.  The school offers seven business-planning seminars, which will MORE » – from   Forsyth County Center

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Farmer's Market Vendor Information Session Tue Feb 16, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 4 days away
Vinedresser MeetingThu Feb 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 6 days away
Fruit Tree Pruning WorkshopSat Feb 20, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
1085 Doe Run Rd, Ararat, VA 24053, USA
— 1 week away
Edible Landscapes WorkshopTue Feb 23, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 2 weeks away
Diabetes & YouWed Feb 24, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 2 weeks away
Spring Gardening WorkshopTue Mar 1, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 3 weeks away
Small Fruit Production WorkshopTue Mar 8, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 4 weeks away
Diabetes & YouWed Mar 9, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Reeves Community Center, 113 S Renfro St, Mt Airy, NC 27030, United States
— 4 weeks away
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