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Farmers Market - Open Saturdays

1006 Peachtree Street in Rocky Mount Market Hours SATURDAYS from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. April through December Shop Local. Shop Healthy. …

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2022 Nash County Agriculture Awards

Nash County Farm-City Agriculture Awards 2022 N.C. Cooperative Extension of Nash County is now accepting nominees for our 2022 Agriculture Awards. These …

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Farming in Nash County

Presented by the Nash County Ag Team Matt Stevens Horticulture l Maryanna Waters Field Crops Bunn Family Farms 7119 Liles Road, Spring Hope, NC 27882 …

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Soil Testing for Lawns and Garden

Healthy soil is the foundation of successful gardening. The first step to cultivating healthy soil is having your soil …

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Nuisance Fire Ants

Join us for this in-person webinar on Thursday, April 21, 2022 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at the Nash County Ag …

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