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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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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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New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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Hyde County 4-H
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Find us on Facebook!  See daily pictures of your youth at different 4-H Summer Events!

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Summer Canning

Let us come to you.  You pick the location, date, time, what you can and who cans with you.

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Blackland Farm Managers Tour

The Blackland Farm Managers Association, the Cooperative Extension Offices in Beaufort, Hyde, Washington, and Tyrrell Counties, and The NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services invite you to join us on Wednesday, August MORE »

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Assessing Hurricane Damaged Corn

Please see the following document on determing the yield potential after a storm from Ron Heiniger, Cropping Systems Specialist, from NCSU – Vernon G. James Research and Extension Center in Plymouth, NC. ASSESSING MORE »

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Summer Canning

Let us come to you.  You pick location, time, date, what you want to can and who cans with you. Summer Canning Group MORE »

Report To Commissioners

View the Report to Commissioners presented by Natalie Wayne, Cooperative Extension Director. Report to MORE »

4-H Enrollment & Medical Consent Forms

Below you will find the 4-H Enrollment and 4-H Medical & Informed Consent forms that are required for all youth participating in 4-H events in Hyde County.  These forms are good for one MORE »

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Blacklands Farm Managers TourWed Aug 6 - Wed Aug 6, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Tideland Research Station, Plymouth, NC
— 4 days away
Blacklands TourWed Aug 6 - Wed Aug 6, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Vernon James Research Station, Plymouth, NC
— 4 days away
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