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Low Carb Cooking Camp

Wednesday, August 16th – Friday, August 18th 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Washington County Extension Office, …

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2017 BFMA Tour

Contact Anna-Beth Williams at 252-793-2163 for more …

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4-H Summer Programs! Sign-Up Today!

Washington County has planned a summer full of fun and learning! Contact the Washington County Extension Office to sign-up …

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Livestock Show Evaluation Meeting

Livestock Show participants, families, volunteers, and supporters are invited to attend our Livestock Show evaluation meeting on Monday, May …

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Tri-County STEM Fair

The Tri-County 4-H STEM Fair took place on March 28th, 2017 at the Vernon James Center in Plymouth, NC. …

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2017 Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

Tuesday, May 9th & Wednesday, May 10th 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Vernon James Research & Extension Center Click on the links …

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2017 Herter-O'Neal Scholarship

The Herter-O’Neal Scholarship is awarded each year to honor the work and dedication of Edith Herter and Frances O’Neal, …

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Itch Mite Problems

Fall is the time of year when hay/straw bales are used extensively for decorations at fairs and retail stores, hay …

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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 …

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Butterflies in Your Backyard

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

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Choosing a Pump for Rainwater Harvesting

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

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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, …

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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 …

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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 …