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Fall Into Healthy Eating Habits

Fall, such a beautiful time of year. The leaves change, the weather cools, dark comes early, and we start …

Move More, Weigh Less

It’s no secret that Americans need to be physically active. In fact, eating healthy and moving more are important …

MyPlate SuperTracker

With the stress of Hurricane Irma, I decided to find a new distraction to keep my mind off of …

Varroa Mites in Honeybees

Many still question, what is happening to the honeybee population? One issue that affects honeybee colonies is the Varroa …

Hurricane Preparedness

According to the State Climate Office of NC, there have been 83 hurricanes that have made landfall in NC …

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

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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 …

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Water Requirements of North Carolina Turfgrasses

Water is an essential component for plant growth. In turfgrasses it comprises 75 to 90 …

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Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for Governments

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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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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

1/26/18

Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative Extension

This publication provides information and success stories related to food banks, food pantries, food donation …

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