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Cover photo for 2018 Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

2018 Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

Please click on the links below for class information and registration form: 2018 Craft Workshop Information 2018 NC Craft Workshop Registration …

Cover photo for 4-H Community Movie Night!

4-H Community Movie Night!

Join Washington County 4-H for a movie, popcorn and fun on October 27th at 6:30PM! Bring your chairs and blankets …

Cover photo for Low Carb Cooking Camp

Low Carb Cooking Camp

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

Cover photo for 2017 Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

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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4-H Chicken Donation: Embryology to Harvesting

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses 4-H projects that …

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Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

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Should You Buy Flood Insurance?

This publication discusses the National Flood Insurance Program, as well as a flood insurance policies …

Home Composting with Earthworms

Worms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …

4/9/18

How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina Piedmont

In this publication you will find ideas to get you started growing your own edibles. …

3/30/18

Container Garden Planting Calendar for Edibles in the Piedmont

This publication offers a guide to growing edible plants year-round in containers. Includes planting and …

3/29/18