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4-H Summer Fun 2018!

We are excited to share our 2018 4-H Summer Fun Program with you! Check out the schedule and save …

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In the Garden Photographic Exhibit

Alice’s Garden presented by Bob Cassanova July 20th through August 26th at the Arts Council of Wilson A photographic exhibition, “Alice’s Garden”, …

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The Infamous Bradford Pear

The mild winter season this year caused many plants that should have had at least another 4 weeks of …

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Extension Gardener Short Course

2017 Extension Gardener Short Course Learn how to create and care for a beautiful, bountiful and life-sustaining landscape this spring …

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2017 Livestock Registration Form

Anyone interested in participating in the 2017 Eastern Carolina Show & Sale (April 11-12) needs to complete the form …

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The Magnificent Monarch

Have you noticed a beautiful, orange-winged butterfly fluttering around your garden? There is a good chance that it could …

Small Business Planning Seminar

Are you interested in starting or expanding a tourism related business in Edgecombe County? Please join us as we …

Recent Publications related to Community

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Plant Selection for Extensive Green Roofs in the Research Triangle Area of North Carolina

This publication describes the evaluation of plant survival and vigor on 11 extensive green roofs …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

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

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

6/22/18

Baseball Field Layout and Construction

Knowing a few basics and having some appropriate tools is all that is necessary before …

6/22/18

Maximizing the Durability of Athletic Fields

Durable athletic fields begin with sound construction and careful planning. Good management practices can increase …

6/22/18

Organizing a Community Recycling Program

This publication outlines key elements that local governments should consider when planning, implementing, publicizing and …

Deconstruction: Giving Old Buildings New Lives

This factsheet summarizes the advantages and challenges of deconstructing old buildings and reusing the materials. …

Waste Reduction and Recycling for the Lodging Industry

This factsheet provides information on how hotels and motels can reduce waste and use recycling …