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Beginning Farmer Workshop

A 7-Week Workshop September 3rd through October 15th This 7-week course, led by N.C. Cooperative Extension of Nash County agents, will meet …

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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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Empowering Youth and Families Program

PROGRAM DATES September 9 through November 18, 2019 Registration deadline is Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Join us on a 12-week journey to …

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Kids Day At the Market

Connecting Kids to Nash County Agriculture First Saturday of the Month May through October 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Kids Day At the …

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Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly This Summer The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Plant Industry Division is asking travelers …

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Join a Nash County 4-H Club

4-H is one of the largest youth organization in the United States with more than 7 million participants from age …

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Freezer Meal Workshop

September 10th The number one reason people give for not fixing meals at home is they do not have enough time. …

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Extension Master Food Volunteer Program

Grow. Cook. Eat. Application opens is Monday, June 3, 2019 Application deadline is Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Interview date is Friday, August …

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4-H Cow Patty Bingo

You are not going to want to miss this LIVE event on June 14, 2019! Beginning live on Facebook …

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Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

Emergency and Disaster Preparedness It is important to plan for emergencies and weather-related disasters before they happen. Two of the …

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2019 4-H Summer Camps

ENROLLMENT OPEN NOW!!! Don’t delay – these camps fill up quickly! Click here to view 2019 Summer Camps Listing Step One – Sign …

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Be a Farmers Market Ambassador?

Interested in Becoming a Market Ambassador? Nash County Farmers Market is seeking volunteer seasonal Farmers Market Ambassadors to join our …

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Extension Master Food Volunteer Program

Grow. Cook. Eat. Application Opens is Monday, June 3, 2019 Application Deadline is Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Interview Date is Friday, August …

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Extension Connections Newsletter

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

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Cooking Under Pressure

Do you have an electric pressure cooker or plan to get one and are not sure how to use …

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