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Description:

Date / Time: November 9, 2017 -- 9:00am - 2:00pm

Check-in begins at 8:30am

Location: Mountain Horticulture Crops and Research and Extension Center

Program Schedule:
9am-11:15am Estate /Transition Planning with Guido van der Hoeven, NCSU

11:15-11:45am William Hamilton - Sugar Hollow Realty (formerly Farmland Protection Director with the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy)

11:45am - 12:45pm LUNCH

12:45-1:45 WNC Farmlink with Suzanna Denison

1:45 - 2pm Closing remarks/Evaluation

Cost: $20/person, pay the day of with cash or check.

Here is a link to the registration form: go.ncsu.edu/farmtransition2017
or to register by phone please call the Henderson County Extension Center at 828-697-4891.

Nov 9 2017

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Jun 20 Wed
4 days away
Description: http://asapconnections.org/events/asaps-farm-tour/


ASAP’s Farm Tour is a chance to experience in person how food is grown and raised in the Central Mountains of Western North Carolina through guided tours, demonstrations, hands-on activities, and tastings. The tour is family-friendly and a great outing for visitors of all ages and interests.

Event cost:
Farm Tour passes are per car and are $30 tour in advance or $40 the weekend of the tour. This year’s tour will be held on June 23-24, 12-5 pm both days. Visit the website above to purchase passes.
Jun 23 Sat
5 days away
Description: http://asapconnections.org/events/asaps-farm-tour/


ASAP’s Farm Tour is a chance to experience in person how food is grown and raised in the Central Mountains of Western North Carolina through guided tours, demonstrations, hands-on activities, and tastings. The tour is family-friendly and a great outing for visitors of all ages and interests.

Event cost:
Farm Tour passes are per car and are $30 tour in advance or $40 the weekend of the tour. This year’s tour will be held on June 23-24, 12-5 pm both days. Visit the website above to purchase passes.
Jun 24 Sun
100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA 100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 3 weeks away
Description:

2018 Home Gardening Series

 

Are you a Mountain Transplant? Did you recently move to Hendersonville from some other part of the country? Then, learn to garden in 
western North Carolina by attending these classes offered by Henderson County Cooperative Extension.

Composting and Soils March 12, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Rachel Kipar, Henderson County Environmental Programs Coordinator, will teach gardeners about creating compost from kitchen and garden waste.

– Steve Pettis, Henderson County Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will give attendees the dirt on mountain soils.

Spring Veggies, Fruits and Berries April 9, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Karen Blaedow, Henderson County Small Fruit and Vegetable Extension Agent, will give gardeners all the basics they need to produce their own food at home. 

Mountain Gardening Favorites May 14, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Steve Pettis, Henderson County Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will give attendees his favorites landscape plants for the mountains

Maintaining the Mountain Landscape Garden June 11, 2018 – 6:30pm

– Steve Pettis, Henderson County Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will teach gardeners the most effective ways to maintain the mountain landscape

New Plant Varieties for WNC July 9, 2018 – 6:30pm

– John Vining, former Polk County Extension Director and Horticulture Agent we will teach attendees about all of the new varieties of plants coming out of the plant breeding program at NC State Mountain Horticulture Research Center

Registration

Name:____________________________________________

Phone Number:___________________________________

Email:____________________________________________

Number of attendees: _____________________________

Cost - $25 per class due one week prior to class start

-$100 for the entire series; entire series payments due one week prior to first class

-cash or check only (make checks out to Henderson Co. Coop. Ext.; mail to 100 Jackson Park Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792)

Location - Henderson County Extension Center, 100 Jackson Park Road

Call 828.697.4891 with questions

Jul 9 Mon
Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, 588 Chestnut Gap Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, 588 Chestnut Gap Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 1 month away
Description:

Training will take place prior to the Pre-harvest Apple Tours at Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards.
2 Hours of "V" Credits for Private Pesticide Applicators.

Jul 26 Thu
1 month away
Description:

This class is for Licensed Landscape Contractors only. The fee is $30:00 per participant and payable to NC State University.

Please read the following link for more information: www.ces.ncsu.edu/landscape-contractor-business-ceu-class-2/

Jul 27 Fri