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Gardening E-Newsletter

Subscribe to the Chatham Gardener E-Newsletter to receive timely updates on sustainable lawn, garden and landscape care for the central NC Piedmont. Managed by Chatham Extension horticulture agent, Charlotte Glen, the Chatham Gardener E-Newsletter also shares announcements of upcoming gardening classes and events in Chatham County . To subscribe: Visit: http://go.ncsu.edu/subscribecg Scroll down to enter your email address in the "address" box Click on the subscribe button Other e-newsletters and listservs available from Chatham County Cooperative Extension: Chatham Green Industry News - News and announcements for green industry professionals in the central NC Piedmont. Managed by Chatham Extension horticulture agent, Charlotte Glen. Visit http://go.ncsu.edu/subscribecgi to subscribe. Small Farmer and Sustainable Agriculture - Debbie Roos, Chatham Extension sustainable agriculture agent, manages several listservs. Topics include beekeeping, pastured poultry, medicinal herbs, sustainable agriculture, and more. For a complete list and instructions on how to subscribe, visit http://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/growingsmallfarms-listserve/. Nutrition and Home Food Preservation - Shares information and announcements related to nutrition, wellness, and home food preservation. Managed by Chatham Extension family and consumer sciences agent, Phyllis Smith. To subscribe, email Phyllis at phyllis_smith@ncsu.edu and request to be added to the list.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Gardening E-Newsletter

Subscribe to the Chatham Gardener E-Newsletter to receive timely updates on sustainable lawn, garden and landscape care for the central NC Piedmont. Managed by Chatham Extension horticulture agent, Charlotte Glen, the Chatham Gardener E-Newsletter also shares announcements of upcoming gardening classes and events in Chatham County . To subscribe: Visit: http://go.ncsu.edu/subscribecg Scroll down to enter your email address in the "address" box Click on the subscribe button Other e-newsletters and listservs available from Chatham County Cooperative Extension: Chatham Green Industry News - News and announcements for green industry professionals in the central NC Piedmont. Managed by Chatham Extension horticulture agent, Charlotte Glen. Visit http://go.ncsu.edu/subscribecgi to subscribe. Small Farmer and Sustainable Agriculture - Debbie Roos, Chatham Extension sustainable agriculture agent, manages several listservs. Topics include beekeeping, pastured poultry, medicinal herbs, sustainable agriculture, and more. For a complete list and instructions on how to subscribe, visit http://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/growingsmallfarms-listserve/. Nutrition and Home Food Preservation - Shares information and announcements related to nutrition, wellness, and home food preservation. Managed by Chatham Extension family and consumer sciences agent, Phyllis Smith. To subscribe, email Phyllis at phyllis_smith@ncsu.edu and request to be added to the list.

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Check out the May
edition of the 4-H Newsletter!

Featuring news on our embryology program and our amazing volunteers! Cloverfield May 2016

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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Soil Testing

Find your soil test report online at http://ncagr.gov/agronomi/sthome.htm Learn more about soil testing for home lawns and gardens:  http://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/soil-testing-for-lawns-and-gardens/

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Pressure Canning Dial
Gauge Testing for Free

Dial gauge pressure canners need to be checked for accuracy each year. Why is this important? Over time as the canner lid is handled, bumped, or just used, the calibration of a dial gauge can become inaccurate. If it is off just a little bit, you may not notice the inaccuracy.

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May Events with Chatham County 4-H

May 1 – Online registration deadline for Horse Artistic Expression entries May 5 – NC State Fair Market Steer Tag-In (NCSU Beef Educational Unit) May 6 – 4-H Embryology Chicken session concludes in MORE »

Chatham County, the place to be!

Located right smack dab in the center of North Carolina is Chatham County.  Great food, large variety of events and festivals, several farmer’s markets, local shops offering one of a kind designs for MORE »

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Growing Culinary HerbsFri May 6, 2016 Today
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Chatham Agriculture Building, 65 E. Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 52 minutes ago
Safely Preserving at Home Thu May 12, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Chatham County: Cooperative Extension Service, 45 South St, Pittsboro, NC 27513, United States
— 6 days away
Safely Preserving at Home Fri May 13, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
Chatham County: Cooperative Extension Service, 45 South St, Pittsboro, NC 27513, United States
— 7 days away
Pollinator Day CelebrationSat May 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 week away
Pollinator Garden Workshop & Garden TourWed May 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
Safely Preserving at HomeThu May 19, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Chatham County: Cooperative Extension Service, 45 South St, Pittsboro, NC 27513, United States
— 2 weeks away
Safely Preserving at HomeFri May 20, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM— 2 weeks away
Pollinator Workshop & Garden TourSat May 21, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
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