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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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New York City Bus Trip

4-H Annual Bus Trip to New York City Nashville to the Big Apple and Back And leave the driving to us! All …

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Arlington National Cemetery Bus Trip

Arlington National Cemetery Honor. Remember. Explore. Saturday, December 14th, 2019 Volunteers will lay over 250,000 veterans’ wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery located just …

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Kitchen Gadgets

Are you thinking about purchasing a new kitchen gadget such as an air fryer or an Instant Pot? …

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People's Choice BBQ Competition

Show off your BBQ skills! November 8th and 9th at the Nash County Farmers Market Featuring Pork Butts provided by the PIG …

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Paper Clovers - Oct. 9-20

Donate $1 and Help Send Local Kids to Camp and Inspire Them To Do and Learn By Doing! Each spring …

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Festival of Tables - Dec 6th

Calling All Table Hosts! Friday, December 6th All proceeds benefit Nash County 4-H Youth Development The Nash County Fifth Annual 4-H Festival …

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Holiday Wreath Sale

All proceeds to benefit Nash County 4-H Youth Development Clubs Pre-order Now! Fresh-Cut Wreaths Deadline November 20, 2019 These Fraser Fir …

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Empowering Youth and Families Program

PROGRAM DATES September 9 through November 18, 2019 Registration deadline is Tuesday, September 6, 2019 Join us on a 10-week journey to …

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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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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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This publication discusses the pros and cons of mold testing in a home.

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This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying spiders and how to control them indoors.

Brief Instructions for Freezing Fruit

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


Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …


Controlling Damage in Pesticide Storage Facilities on the Farm

This publication for farmers covers the guidelines to deal with pesticide storage facilities that may …

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Handling and Cleaning Up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

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This publication provides pictures and descriptions of snakes found in North Carolina.