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Report to the People

NC State Extension in Currituck County will hold their annual “Report to the People” on Monday, April 18 at …

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Home Gardening Workshop

The Extension Master Gardeners of Currituck and Dare Counties will be conducting a Home Gardening Workshop providing information to …

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No-Drama Discipline Book Club

Are you interested in seeking alternative discipline techniques? North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be holding a 7 week, No-Drama Discipline …


Ninth Annual Daffodil Show

The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society in conjunction with the Currituck County Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners would like to …

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Carlee Hogan of Tarheel Produce displays her products at the 2015 Currituck County Home, Flower, and Garden Show

Call for Vendors

2016 Currituck Home, Flower, and Garden Show The Currituck County Extension Master Gardeners are hosting the 2016 Currituck County …

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Lunch and Learn

This series has been cancelled. Please contact Sheila Gregory at 232-2261 or email for more information. Learn to cook …


Nominations Sought for Business Scholarship

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) …

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Welcome to Medicare

Do you have questions about Medicare? The Currituck County Cooperative Extension is presenting a “Welcome to Medicare and Medicare Supplemental” …

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Healthy Video Series

Are you looking to make 2016 a great year? Do you want to look and feel better? Have more …

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Be an Informed Voter

March 15 is the date for North Carolina’s Presidential Primary this year. Along with the long list of presidential …

Holiday Stress

Balance Holiday Stress

The holidays mean business. People are stretched thin, trying to manage it all while still being a source of …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

Shoot Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a shoot inhibitor herbicide injury.

9/30/16Herbicide Injury

Understanding Climate, Planning, and Response Terms within the Forestry Context

New and existing professionals working in the realm of climate education, research, and outreach need …



This chapter of the North Carolina Organic Grain Production Guide offers a list of resources …

Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

This publication provides an overview of the differences in forage quality by reviewing a summary …


Scouting for Stink Bug Damage in Southeast Cotton: Description and Use of a Pocket Scouting Decision Aid

This publication describes how cotton growers in the Southeast can use a pocket-size scouting decision …


Herbicide Carryover in Hay, Manure, Compost, and Grass Clippings

Many farmers and home gardeners have reported damage to vegetable and flower crops after applying …


Conservation Tillage on Organic Farms

This online publication describes how cover crops affect the soil, how to establish cover crops, …


Planting Rate Recommendations for Organic Soybean Producers

For organic soybean producers increased seeding rates improve early soybean canopy density, which shades out …