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Farm to Fork Recipes

Check out a new resource with recipes and resources to help you make the most of foods you find …

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Watermelon Grafting Workshop

Watermelon Grafting Workshop May 31 Thursday 10-12pm Catawba County Cooperative Extension 1175 S. Brady Ave. Newton, NC Classroom A NC State Ph.D. candidate Marlee Trandel …

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Local Foods Cooking Class

Local Foods Cooking Class Eat healthy while supporting local farmers Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 pm Extension Center 1175 S. Brady Ave. Newton June 20th and …

In the Garden Q & A

With the spring gardening season in full swing we have had some great questions come into the extension office. …

Recent Publications related to Community

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

6/22/18

Baseball Field Layout and Construction

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

6/22/18

Maximizing the Durability of Athletic Fields

Durable athletic fields begin with sound construction and careful planning. Good management practices can increase …

6/22/18

Organizing a Community Recycling Program

This publication outlines key elements that local governments should consider when planning, implementing, publicizing and …

Deconstruction: Giving Old Buildings New Lives

This factsheet summarizes the advantages and challenges of deconstructing old buildings and reusing the materials. …

Waste Reduction and Recycling for the Lodging Industry

This factsheet provides information on how hotels and motels can reduce waste and use recycling …

Before You Recycle, Choose to Reuse

This publication for individuals and groups describes how to reduce waste by reusing materials, including …