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4-H Teen Leader Internship

4-H Teen Leader Internship This program is for teens ages 13-18 who want to develop and improve their leadership skills. …

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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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2017 Livestock Registration Form

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

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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Local Food Systems: Clarifying Current Research

This publication discusses the environmental, economic, health, and community benefits that local food systems provide …

6 days agoLocal Foods
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Butterflies in Your Backyard

You can attract the many butterflies found throughout North Carolina to your backyard by following …

1 week agoUrban Wildlife

Choosing a Pump for Rainwater Harvesting

A pump for the cistern or tank of a water-harvesting system can increase the system's …

2 weeks agoUrban Waterways

Protecting Water Supply Springs

This factsheet provides information on spring development, protection and disinfection, and water testing.

Bioretention Performance, Design, Construction, and Maintenance

This guide provides a review of recent bioretention research and its impact on design, construction, …

2 weeks agoUrban Waterways
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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

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

When the Power Is Out - When to Save Refrigerated Food and When to Throw It Out

This factsheet offers information on which refrigerated foods to discard when the power is out …

10/10/18Disaster Recovery

Water Quality for Golf Course Superintendents and Professional Turf Managers

Follow the suggestions and BMPs described in this publication to reduce sediment and keep nutrients …