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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 …

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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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Lunch and Learn

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

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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 …

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Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting

Parade 2015 Currituck Cooperative Extension in conjunction with Currituck County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #89 would like to invite …

Recent Publications related to Food Safety & Processing

Part 5: References

This publication lists the references used in parts 1-4 of the Postharvest Handling and Cooling …

Brief Instructions for Freezing Fruit

This publication covers best freezing practices for a variety of fruits.

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Starch iodine staining pattern used to determine apple maturity.

Maximizing Your SmartFresh℠ Investments

SmartFresh℠ (1-methylcyclopropene, MCP) is a relatively new tool for postharvest management of apples. In 2002, …

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Cool and Ship: A Low-Cost, Portable Forced-Air Cooling Unit

This publication gives instruction for building and using an inexpensive postharvest cooling system. The cool …

Figure 1. The effects of temperature on the growth of Monolinia

Chlorination and Postharvest Disease Control

At present, chlorination is one of the few chemical options available to help manage postharvest …