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Brian Lannon-Camden
County Soil & Water Conservationist!

Many of you may not know that Brian Lannon, Soil & Water Conservationist for Camden County, is housed in our very own NC Cooperative Extension Office right here in Camden County.  Brian has and continues to be a wealth of knowledge and resources for our clients and youth.  As well as being helpful to farmers and landowners in the county, Brian is also involved in Camden's 4-H Youth Development program, as the club leader for the Awesome Science Club.  This club competes in many competitions on a regional, state and even national level.  We are glad to have Brian as part our Extension family and hope that you will utilize his knowledge and expertise.  Brian can be reached at (252) 338-1919 ext. 262 or visit the Soil & Water Conservation website by clicking HERE.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Brian Lannon-Camden
County Soil & Water Conservationist!

Many of you may not know that Brian Lannon, Soil & Water Conservationist for Camden County, is housed in our very own NC Cooperative Extension Office right here in Camden County.  Brian has and continues to be a wealth of knowledge and resources for our clients and youth.  As well as being helpful to farmers and landowners in the county, Brian is also involved in Camden's 4-H Youth Development program, as the club leader for the Awesome Science Club.  This club competes in many competitions on a regional, state and even national level.  We are glad to have Brian as part our Extension family and hope that you will utilize his knowledge and expertise.  Brian can be reached at (252) 338-1919 ext. 262 or visit the Soil & Water Conservation website by clicking HERE.

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Camden Extension
Local Information

Click on our *NEW* Camden Extension Local Info tab on the left sidebar to check out information pertinent to Camden County.

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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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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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2015 Northeast District 4-H Horse Show popular

The 2015 Northeast District 4-H Horse Show will be held on May 2-3, 2015 at the Senator Bob Martin Eastern Agriculture Center in Williamston, NC.  For more information and registration forms please click MORE »

Northeast Ag Expo Small Grain Field Day

The counties of the Northeast Ag Expo will be hosting a small grain field day on March 12, 2015 from 12:00 to 2:30 p.m. at the White Hat Seed Farm in Hertford.  Please MORE »

2014 4-H Achievement Night Awards

We are proud to announce that our annual 4-H Achievement Program for the 2014 program year will take place on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at the Camden County High School MORE »

Upcoming Shooting Sports Practice Dates!

ATTENTION!!!! All Shooting Sports Club members and parents! Below is a listing of practice dates and times! Please note that on Wednesday’s students may ride the bus to the shooting range path and MORE »

Happy Holidays!

Camden Extension & Camden Soil and Water want to wish you a Happy & Healthy Holiday Season!!!  Enjoy our Holiday Video Greeting to MORE »

2015 Northeast District 4-H Teen Retreat!!!

The 2015 Northeast District 4-H Teen Retreat is right around the corner.  The retreat will be held March 13-15, 2015 in Beaufort County and you won’t want to miss it.  The retreat is MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Pine Straw Harvesting in Longleaf Pine Forests: Best Management Guidelines to Sustain Wildlife ResourcesThu Apr 23, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 days away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
On The Dock of the BaySat May 2, 2015
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Where:
Eastern 4-H Center, 100 N Clover Way, Columbia, NC 27925
— 2 weeks away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - CoastalMon Jun 15 - Thu Jun 18, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
New Bern, NC, USA
— 2 months away
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