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Cover photo for 4-H Holiday Wreath Fundraiser

4-H Holiday Wreath Fundraiser

All proceeds to benefit Nash County 4-H Youth Development Program Pre-order Now! Fresh-Cut Wreaths Order …

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Pesticide Disposal Day

Pesticide Disposal Day Pesticide Disposal Day, September 8, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Nash County Ag Center, 252-459-9810. Call …

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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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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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Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

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Wasps at Porch Lights

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Calico Scales About to Hatch!

Calico scale, Eulecanium cerasorum, was accidentally introduced to California from Asia in the 1920s. It has now become established …

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