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Wreath Fundraiser

4-H Wreath Fundraiser

It’s that time again for the 4-H Wreath Fundraiser. Wreaths are $20 and all proceeds go to support the Edgecombe …

Fall Contest

Fall Virtual Competitions

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice! If you are the type of person that grabs a cozy sweater and a PSL …

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Community Connections: Healthcare

November 12, 2020 Noon–12:30 p.m., ET Join us for this impactful 30-minute information session on community healthcare needs and resources. Our …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Figure 1. Adult fungus gnat.

Fungus Gnats Indoors

This Entomology Insect Note provides information on the identification and control of fungus gnats in …

5 days agoHousehold Pests
Cistern, overflow, pump, faucet and gutter beside house

Rainwater Harvesting: Guidance for Homeowners

A rainwater harvesting system captures stormwater runoff, often from a rooftop, and stores the water …

6 days agoUrban Waterways
Figure 1. Mosquito life cycle.

Mosquito Control Around Homes and in Communities

This Entomology Insect Note addresses mosquito biology and how to control mosquitoes around homes and …

Keeping Food Safe to Eat at Home

Foodborne illness is nearly 100 percent preventable if food is handled safely from the time it …

11/11/20

Pickle and Pickle Product Problems

This guide lists the problems that can arise in making sweet gherkin pickles and describes …

11/11/20For Safety's Sake

Thawing Food Safely

This factsheet describes how to safely thaw frozen foods.

11/11/20For Safety's Sake

Toilet Learning

This publication describes how to recognize a child's readiness for toilet learning and how parents …

11/4/20

Tips on Dealing With Stress

This publication offers tips on dealing with stress.