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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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A Low-Cost Plastic Bottle and Jug Baler

This publication shows how to build a simple, economical bale press and gives instructions on …

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A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water Quality

This publication discusses ways that gardeners can protect water quality and avoid runoff and soil …

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IV. NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program Policies

This chapter of the NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Guidelines covers policies of the …

7/17/19
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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

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

7/12/19

Washing and Sanitizing Kitchen Items

This factsheet offers instructions for cleaning and sanitizing kitchen dishes, utensils, and cooking implements after …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

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