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Need Volunteer Hours?

We’re looking for volunteers! April 22–25, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Laurel Hill Recreation Center, Laurel …

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Collards - a Southern Tradition

Every New Year’s Day in the South, many families eat collard greens and black-eyed peas for lunch or as …

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S.T.E.M. Saturday

One Saturday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host a science, technology, engineering and mathematics workshop for youth, …

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Grow Beautiful Iris

Iris are an easy to grow beautiful perennial. Join us to learn how and where to plant, soil and …

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4-H Health Chefs

4-H Health Chefs, Monday and Tuesday, April 2-3, 2018 (ages 5-14) 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Deadline to register is Monday, …

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Gardening in Sandy Soils

“Love the place you live” is a great adage when you have the perfect gardening conditions. But, when you …

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Creating the Perfect Blend: Community Resources Needed to Support a Sustainable Craft Beverage Industry

The growing craft beverage industry is generating tourism in Wake County. This publication discusses the …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Enhancing Rural Tourism Networks Factsheet

This publication discusses a study conducted to explore how rural tourism networks are organized and …

9/25/19

How Beneficial is Agritourism? North Carolina Farmers and Residents Respond

Agritourism, defined as activities offered on working farms and other agricultural settings for entertainment or …

9/19/19

Before You Recycle, Choose to Reuse

This publication for individuals and groups describes how to reduce waste by reusing materials, including …

Food Recovery and Waste Reduction

Increasingly, food service managers are choosing to recover and reuse food scraps and other organic …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

9/11/19

Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …

9/6/19