TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY CENTER
NOVEMBER 2019 UPDATE

EXTENSION mASTER gaRDENER vOLUNTEERS mONTHLY eDUCATIONAL pROGRAM
Year Round Vegetable Gardening
with Botanist, Naturalist, Gardener and Author, Lisa Wagner
Tuesday, November 12th at 10 a.m.



Applications for the 2020
Extension Master Gardener Training Class  are now available online




Ginseng Seed Available
There is a limited amount of ginseng seed available from the Ginseng Workshops held last month.  If you are interested in purchasing seed in quarter pound packages contact the Cooperative Extension office at 828.884.3109 or email Bart_Renner@ncsu.edu.  
Seed is $40 per quarter pound and quantities are limited.
Green Industry News - November
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.



Disaster relief program for Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Rutherford and Transylvania counties to open for affected producers
RALEIGH - Starting Nov. 6, farmers in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Rutherford and Transylvania counties will be able to sign up for the NCDA&CS Agricultural Disaster Program. The sign-up period will begin Nov. 6 and will end on Nov. 20.
 
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Transylvania County Beekeepers Association 
Transylvania County officially has a state recognized Beekeepers Association! This Association is dedicated to education and awareness of the importance of bees and beekeeping. All are welcome to come to learn or ask questions. 

Next meeting is Friday November 22nd at 7:00

For more information contact Eddie Thompson at edt64@comporium.net or 828.862.6747

For more information on the  State Association Click here! 


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Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination statement

North Carolina State University and North Carolina A&T State University commit themselves to positive action to secure equal opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, a ge, disability, or veteran's status. In addition, the two Universities welcome all persons without regard to sexual orientation.  North Carolina State University, North Carolina A&T State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments cooperating.
Persons with disabilities and persons with limited English proficiency may request accommodations to participate by contacting Transylvania County Extension Director, Bart Renner, at (828) 884-3109 or  bmrenner@ncsu.edu or in person at the County Extension Office at least 14 days prior to the event.