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Farmers Market Great Adventure!

Is your child familiar with Farmers Markets? NC Cooperative Extension invites youth ages 6 to 11 to join in …

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De-Stress for the Test

It’s that time of year again! Spring has arrived, bringing warmer weather, longer days, blooming flowers and very soon …

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High Tea and Fashion Show

Corolla ECA to hold 5th “High Tea and High Fashion Show” Corolla Extension and Community Association (ECA) is hosting a …

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Help Us to Help You!

North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps create prosperity for North Carolina through programs and partnerships focused on agriculture and food, …

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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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Container Garden Planting Calendar for Edibles in the Piedmont

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