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Homemade Holiday Program

The holiday season is fast approaching so make this season one to remember. You can start by attending our …

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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 …

Small Business Planning Seminar

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

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Precision Agriculture Technology: How to Become a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Pilot

This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

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21. Youth, Community, and Therapeutic Gardening

This Youth, Community, and Therapeutic Gardening Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook helps volunteers understand …

1 day ago

Backyard Composting of Yard, Garden, and Food Discards

This publication describes how to build and maintain a composting pile to use the compost …

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Figure 1. Food scraps for composting.

Composting at NC Residential and Summer Camps

Residential camps generate food scraps from meal preparation, plate scrapings, and leftover or spoiled food. …

2 weeks ago

Africanized Honey Bees: Some Questions and Answers

This factsheet answers basic questions about Africanized honey bees. (Part 3 of a 3-part series)

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Africanized Honey Bees: Prevention and Control

This factsheet provides basic information about prevention and control of Africanized honey bees prior to …

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Disease Management and Guidelines for the Honey Bee

It is the goal of every beekeeper to maintain healthy, productive colonies. This can only …

12/18/18
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Non-Honey Bee Stinging Insects in North Carolina

This article describes and defines the different types of insects that sting and are also …

12/18/18