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Homemade Hand Sanitizer

The big topic of discussion at this time is COVID-19. We live in an age of technology and a …

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Farmers Market - Opens Sat April 4th

1006 Peachtree Street in Rocky Mount Yes, we are opening Saturday April 4th! Shop Fresh. Shop Local. Eat Fresh. Featuring Local Produce, …

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Handwashing - Best Practices

CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected …

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2020 Census - Make Nash Count!

Learn more at 2020 Census. Importance of the Data The 2020 Census will determine congressional representation, inform hundreds of billions in …

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Beginner Grilling Class

This program is transitioning to an online program. We will not meet face to face due to the COVID …

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Herter O'Neal Scholarship

Herter O’Neal Scholarship $750 Available for Tuition and/or Books Deadline to receive application is March 20, 2020 The scholarship is open to students pursuing …

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2019 Community and Rural Development Banquet

Community and Rural Development Banquet Saturday, November 9, 2019 Nash County Agriculture Center Program Begins at 4 p.m. Join N.C. Cooperative Extension, Nash …

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Homemade Holiday

The 2019 Homemade Holiday Program will be held Friday, November 1, 2019, at 6 p.m. The program will be …

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Extension Connections Newsletter

Hot off the press . . . Winter 2019 Extension Connections Newsletter – see link below. Extension Connections 4th Qtr …

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Whitakers Community Voices

Be a Voice for Your Community! Whitakers Community Voices Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church 426 Cutchin Road Saturdays: October 12, 19, & 26 and …

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Kids Day at the Arboretum

Saturday, September 21, 2019 Weather permitting Nash County Arboretum 1006 Eastern Avenue in Nashville 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. There will be something for all …

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Disaster Preparedness Workshop

South Rocky Mount Community Center Tuesday, August 20, 2019 6 p.m. It is important to plan for emergencies and weather-related disasters before they …

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Maximizing the Durability of Athletic Fields

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Baseball Field Layout and Construction

Knowing a few basics and having some appropriate tools is all that is necessary before …

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A Disaster Kit for Staying at Home

This publication covers the supplies you will need at home in the event of an …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).


Questions to Ask When Purchasing Water Treatment Equipment

The home water treatment industry has expanded tremendously in recent years. New products are constantly …


Permeable Pavement: Research Update and Design Implications

As the use of permeable pavement increases in North Carolina, practitioners can look to research …

2/11/20Urban Waterways

Stormwater Wetland Design Update: Zones, Vegetation, Soil, and Outlet Guidance

These new design guidelines for stormwater wetlands focus on four design points: internal wetland zones, …

2/10/20Urban Waterways