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Kids Day At the Market

First Saturday of the Month May through October 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Kids Day At the Market, presented by NC Cooperative …

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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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Farmers Market Is Now Open!

2019 MARKET HOURS Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., April through November Tuesdays 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., June through August Shop Fresh Local …

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4-H Summer Camps - Coming Soon

We’ll be posting more information on upcoming 2019 NashCounty 4-H Summer Camps in the coming weeks, so stay …

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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 9, …

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Carolina Mudcats Ag Day

Join us for a day out at the ballpark! Five County Stadium Saturday, April 27, 2019 5 p.m. game time – gates …

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Empowering Youth and Families Program

Empowering Youth and Families Program 12 Week Series Begins March 21st Meetings will be held at the First United Methodist Church …

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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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Herter O'Neal Scholarship

Herter O’Neal Scholarship $750 Available for Tuition and/or Books Deadline to receive application is March 15, 2019 The scholarship is open to students pursuing …

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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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Beginner Bee Keeper Grant Program

Nash County Farm Bureau Beginner Beekeeper Grant Program Application Deadline Friday, March 1st, 2019 The objective of this program is to teach …

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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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Manage Your Money in 2019

The New Year is a great time to start saving money! The N.C. Cooperative Extension, Nash County Center provides …

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Preparing for Holiday Spending

Holiday gifts, travel, and celebrations can lead to major debt long after the holidays, but taking steps to plan …

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Calling All Nash County 4-H Supporters!

Enjoy Gourmet Roasted Nuts and Confections While Supporting 4-H! Order Online! Simply go online to Peanut.com and place your order by using …

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Figure 1. Area of adaptation of turfgrasses in North Carolina.

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

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How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina Piedmont

In this publication you will find ideas to get you started growing your own edibles. …

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There are many different ways to buy local food, and this guide provides information that …

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Animal Appetites

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explores food preferences in animals through inquiry-based learning …

Nature's Footprints

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explains how to identify a wide variety of …