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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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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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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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WIFM Extension Today: Salsa popular

Extension partners with WIFM to bring “Extension Today”, a radio program where local Extension agents share information that they believe would be valuable to listeners. Carmen Long, Area Extension Agent, Family and Consumer MORE »

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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 »

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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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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
— 5 days away
Surry County Beekeepers Annual PicnicSat Aug 6, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Fisher River Park, 251 County Home Rd, Dobson, NC 27017, USA
— 1 week 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
— 2 weeks away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
4-H Summer Explosion NightTue Aug 16, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Homeplace Recreational Park, 258 Homeplace Park Rd, Ararat, NC 27007, USA
— 3 weeks away
Vinedresser Monthly MeetingThu Aug 18, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, USA
— 3 weeks away
It's a Wrap: Garden Clean-Up and Cover CropsTue Aug 23, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 4 weeks away
Lawn Care MaintenanceTue Sep 6, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 1 month away
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