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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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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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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
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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 Is ECA Doing In May?

Surry County’s Extension and Community Association Clubs have a number of new opportunities for county residents to join in learning, fellowship and fun. Clubs offer a variety of times, places and topics that MORE »

Summer Explosion 2016

4-H has an exciting summer planned this year. Take a look at the Summer Explosion brochure so you can be ready to sign-up in MORE »

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4-H Tractor Supply Paper Clover Campaign

The 4-H Tractor Supply Paper Clover Campaign starts TOMORROW!! The spring Paper Clover Campaign at Tractor Supply Company will be April 13-April 24. During this time frame, customers at Tractor Supply in Elkin MORE »

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Freeze Warning!

What Will Tonight’s Freeze Warning Do to Fruit Trees and Blueberries? As a reminder of just how fickle Carolina springs can be, a freeze warning is in effect for much of North Carolina MORE »

4-H Presentation Workshop

Join us on Monday, April 4th at the Extension Office for a workshop all about 4-H Presentations. Hands-on activities and lots of fun led by State 4-H Vice President, Killian Davis! We can’t 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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Growing in Small PlacesTue May 10, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 4 days away
Diabetes & YouWed May 11, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Reeves Community Center, 113 S Renfro St, Mt Airy, NC 27030, United States
— 5 days away
Diabetes & YouWed May 18, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Reeves Community Center, 113 S Renfro St, Mt Airy, NC 27030, United States
— 2 weeks away
GAP TrainingThu May 26, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 3 weeks away
Diabetes & YouWed Jun 1, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 4 weeks away
Diabetes & YouWed Jun 22, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 2 months away
Fall Vegetable GardensTue Aug 2, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 3 months away
Beginning Permaculture 101Tue Aug 9, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 3 months away
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