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Description: NCA&T Partners with Avery & Watauga Extension for AgriShop & Academy series, 2/27/19 - 2/28/19

On February 27 & 28, 2019, specialists from NCA&T State University will partner with Cooperative Extension in Watauga and Avery Counties and Trosly Farm to teach two days of workshops and classes.  February 27 at Trosly Farm in Avery County will cover the basics of market gardening, high tunnel management, innovative small farm tools, and vegetable crop planning, along with an introduction to industrial hemp possibilities for the region. On February 28, the workshops will continue with programs on Heirloom Tomato Production and Ginger Production.

If you are interested in either or both days, register by 2/22/19 at:

https://ncat.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0UJnqH8OTxEXSUl

For a detailed schedule of events both days, see our website article:
https://watauga.ces.ncsu.edu/2019/01/nc-at-partners-with-avery-watauga-extension-for-agrishop-academy-series/
Feb 28 Thu

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It will run Monday – Thursday, July 15th – July 18th, 2019 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. each day.



This day camp is for 6 – 10 year olds.  Explore local sources of food as you collect ingredients for pizza. Make pizza from scratch and enjoy other food fun. See a cheese factory, milk a cow, visit other farms and more!  We will start and end each day at the Agricultural Conference Center in Boone. The fee is $80 for the week. Make check payable to Watauga CES. Register at N.C. Cooperative Extension, 971 West King St. in Boone,  call our office at 828-264-3061 or email Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu or Kirsten_dillman@ncsu.edu
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It will run Monday – Thursday, July 15th – July 18th, 2019 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. each day.



This day camp is for 6 – 10 year olds.  Explore local sources of food as you collect ingredients for pizza. Make pizza from scratch and enjoy other food fun. See a cheese factory, milk a cow, visit other farms and more!  We will start and end each day at the Agricultural Conference Center in Boone. The fee is $80 for the week. Make check payable to Watauga CES. Register at N.C. Cooperative Extension, 971 West King St. in Boone,  call our office at 828-264-3061 or email Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu or Kirsten_dillman@ncsu.edu
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This day camp is for 6 – 10 year olds.  Explore local sources of food as you collect ingredients for pizza. Make pizza from scratch and enjoy other food fun. See a cheese factory, milk a cow, visit other farms and more!  We will start and end each day at the Agricultural Conference Center in Boone. The fee is $80 for the week. Make check payable to Watauga CES. Register at N.C. Cooperative Extension, 971 West King St. in Boone,  call our office at 828-264-3061 or email Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu or Kirsten_dillman@ncsu.edu
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