Friday, December 6, 2019
"Food and Farming Apprenticeships"
Five part-time paid food and farming apprenticeships begin January 2020. Apply today for positions at Wehrloom Honey, Sustainabilities, Granville's Garden, MountainWise and the Crown Restaurant. Applicants must be current or recently graduated students from Tri County Community College, Southwestern Community College, Haywood Community College and Western Carolina University.
Students are paid by NCState's EmPOWERing Mountain Food Systems Project. Applications are open until positions are filled.
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Please email Christina Newhouse for more information...... "firstname.lastname@example.org"
Thursday, October 17, 2019
4-H Christmas Tree Fundraiser
Buy a locally grown tree and help send a kid to camp!
• by completing the on-line form HERE
• at the Cooperative Extension Office: Jackson County 4-H, 876 Skyland Dr, Sylva, NC 28779
Please mail check (payable to Jackson County 4-H) to the Jackson County Extension Office 876 Skyland Drive Suite 6, Sylva,NC 28779 or drop by our office with the payment
Pre- Order Deadline:
Pick-up Date & Location:
Saturday, November 30th 12:00pm - 5:00pmDowntown Holiday Market, Sylva, NC
5 ft Tree ($36)
6 ft Tree ($42)
7 ft Tree ($47)
8 ft Tree ($58)
22" Wreath ($21)
8"-10" Ball ($29)
All money raised will be used for 4-H Summer Camp Scholarships for Jackson County youth
Contact the Jackson County Extension/4-H office at
All sales and purchases are final. The quality of the trees and other products need to be evaluated by the purchaser at the time of pick-up. In rare instances cinara aphids may be present as these are live trees. The Cooperative
Extension/4-H program cannot replace or refund for trees or other greenery products that perish or wilt once they are picked up.