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From left: Mitchell Lewis, host of "North Carolina Now," discusses Extension's centennial with Dr. Fletcher Barber, associate administrator for Extension at N.C. A&T State University, and Dr. Joe Zublena, Extension director at N.C. State University.From left: Mitchell Lewis, host of "North Carolina Now," discusses Extension's centennial with Dr. Fletcher Barber, associate administrator for Extension at N.C. A&T State University, and Dr. Joe Zublena, Extension director at N.C. State University.

State Extension
leaders share Centennial highlights on UNC-TV

Cooperative Extension's 100 years of service and its ongoing mission and programs are the topic of a UNC-TV interview with Extension leaders Dr. Joe Zublena, of N.C. State University, and Dr. Fletcher Barber, of N.C. A&T State University.

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From left: Mitchell Lewis, host of "North Carolina Now," discusses Extension's centennial with Dr. Fletcher Barber, associate administrator for Extension at N.C. A&T State University, and Dr. Joe Zublena, Extension director at N.C. State University.From left: Mitchell Lewis, host of "North Carolina Now," discusses Extension's centennial with Dr. Fletcher Barber, associate administrator for Extension at N.C. A&T State University, and Dr. Joe Zublena, Extension director at N.C. State University.

State Extension
leaders share Centennial highlights on UNC-TV

Cooperative Extension's 100 years of service and its ongoing mission and programs are the topic of a UNC-TV interview with Extension leaders Dr. Joe Zublena, of N.C. State University, and Dr. Fletcher Barber, of N.C. A&T State University.

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UNC-TV's North
Carolina Now features NC Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Cooperative Extension has been extending the knowledge and improving the lives of the state’s citizens since it was established in 1914 — growing North Carolina for 100 years! To commemorate the Centennial of NC Cooperative Extension, UNC-TV — North Carolina’s statewide public television network —will produce and broadcast a special series on NC’s only statewide weeknightly public affairs program, North Carolina Now. TUNE IN THURSDAYS AT 7:30 PM for these special stories throughout 2014: 4/24 — Youth and 4-H 5/29 — New Agriculture/Niche Marketing 6/26 — Environmental Stewardship 7/24 — Local Foods 8/28 — Disaster Preparedness 9/25 — Green Industry 10/30 — Food Safety 11/27 — Family Health and Nutrition 12/18 — Future of Cooperative Extension

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Aerial view of corn maze

Lee County corn maze
honors Extension centennial

Gross Farms in Lee County will join N.C. Cooperative Extension’s centennial celebration this fall. Guests to their agritourism operation make their way through a 15-acre corn maze cut in the shape of Extension’s centennial logo beginning Sept. 20.

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A century of
impact

North Carolina Cooperative Extension has been extending lives and changing lives for 100 years. Our online timeline provides a glimpse into our beginnings and the impact we've had on our state's economy, environment and quality of life.

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Add to the centennial
chatter with Twitter

Cooperative Extension professionals and their clients nationwide are using social media to share their insights into the organization's history and its impact.

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Extension's first forester discusses woodland thinning

Photo of the Week: Sept. 10, 2014 popular

Today, North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s forestry program supports an industry worth $24 billion a year to the state’s economy while helping communities manage their forests, homeowners take care of their trees and young people MORE »

Centennial Celebration Video Now Available

NC Cooperative Extension celebrated 100 years of Cooperative Extension on May 19th at the Expo Center of the NC State Fairgrounds.   More than 1,000 people attended for dinner and a program celebrating Extension’s MORE »

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Clients tell Johnston County story

For the Johnston County Report to the People, county Extension professionals videotaped testimonials from clients describing how Extension had changed their lives. Watch YouTube MORE »

Ada Dalla Pozza

Pioneering Extension family educator dies

A pioneering educator who devoted decades to improving the lives of North Carolinians, especially its women and children, passed away Jan. 31 at the age of 91. Ada Braswell Dalla Pozza of Cary MORE »

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Extension Centennial CelebrationMon Oct 6, 2014
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
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