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Green Industry News - December/January
Members of the Green Industry, make sure you are checking the Green Industry News to keep up with the what is going on in your industry in the Carolinas.

Transylvania County Bee Keepers Association Meeting
All are welcome to come and learn!

Come learn about the benefits of Membership with the Association and whether beekeeping is a good hobby for you!

Tuesday January 6th, 2020 in the Cooperative Extension conference room in the Public Services Building. Meetings will be first Tuesday of each month!
Email Eddie Thompson, Club President, at for more information!
Transylvania County Natural Resource Council
Monthly meeting

 January 10, 2020 (2:00 PM)
Election Center Classroom

Presentations:  Collaborating on Campaigns to Reduce Consumption and Waste-Regional Initiatives as well as Local Activities. 

Speakers will be: 
JoĆ©le Emma, Director of Education, Asheville Greenworks, 


Jan Foster, Solid Waste Manager, Waste Reduction Partners, and 


Kenn Webb, Director, Solid Waste, Transylvania County

Business Meeting (Approximately 3:30 PM)

52nd Annual Winter Vegetable Conference and Trade Show
February 19th and 20th
Crown Plaza Resort 

Come learn about the latest veggie production research and innovative technology. 

NC State Extension Homegrown Monthly Digest
Homegrown is an ever changing source of information that will be of interest to everyone.  Timely articles are posted continually throughout the year, covering topics relating to In the Garden, In the Kitchen and On the Farm.
You can sign up to receive a monthly newsletter directly to your inbox by visiting the NC State Extension Homegrown website. 
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