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Recertification Safety Training

The Rutherford Extension Center will be offering Recertification Safety Training (“V”) Classes in August. The Recertification Safety Training (“V”) class will be offered on Monday, August 25th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. The MORE »

2014 4-H Summer Fun Program

Click the following link for a list of Summer Fun workshops. summerfun2014 **As a reminder, payment and a medical consent form are required upon registration. For more info contact the Rutherford County Extension MORE »

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Nourishing North Carolina

The Rutherford Extension Center has received a Nourishing North Carolina grant that has enabled us to provide an area for those who would like to have a garden this year. During the last MORE »

New Soil Sampling Fees

Beginning December 1, 2013 a new soil-testing fee will be charged for all soil samples processed by North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Science’s (NCDA&CS) Agronomic Division. A $4.00 Fee will be MORE »

Cook Smart – Eat Smart Cooking Day Camp

When we think of kids and summertime, we often think of a summer camp.  Do you wish there was a camp for adults? Rutherford County -  Cooperative Extension is introducing a cooking day MORE »

Extension Master Gardener Volunteers

Rutherford County is one of the 73 counties across North Carolina offering the Master Gardener Volunteer Program. Our trained Volunteer staff provide educational assistane to county residents concerning lawns, fruit & vegetable production, MORE »

Commercial Agriculture in Rutherford County

Within Rutherford County a wide-range of animal and crop diversity exists. Full- and part-time commercial producers rely on the Cooperative Extension Service to provide the latest research to assist their operations in being MORE »

Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD)

     Spotted wing drosophila (SWD) is an invasive pest of soft skinned fruit and was first detected in North Carolina during 2010.  The insects will lay their eggs in sound, harvestable fruit and MORE »

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Recertification Safety TrainingMon Aug 25, 2014
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
193 Callahan-Koon Road in Spindale
— 1 month away
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