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Preventing Frozen Pipes

When temperatures drop below freezing – especially for a significant amount of time – the potential for frozen pipes …

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Yoga With Goats

October 07, 2017 – November 25, 2017 (Every Sunday, Saturday) Hux Family Farm 1923 Shaw Rd, Durham, NC 27704 Instructors will lead you …

Summer Squash Relish

Looking for something to do with your excess Summer Squash? Here is a great recipe for Summer Squash Relish. If …

2016 Extension Master Gardener Classes

Would you like to become a N.C. Cooperative Extension Master Gardener? Cleveland County Extension will offer classes in 2016. The Extension …

Cleveland County Rose Society

May 22, 2016 – The Cleveland/Lincoln County Rose Society will meet at 2:30 PM, Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the Cleveland County …

Upcoming Horticulture Classes

Need a little help from the experts when it comes to beautifying your lawn, controlling insects in the garden, …

More in My Basket

More In My Basket (MIMB) is a program of North Carolina State University, North Carolina Cooperative Extension that helps …

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"Dining In" for Healthy Families

Family & Consumer Sciences Day – December 3, 2015 “Dining In” for Healthy Families You and your family are invited to participate …

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Vermicomposting: A 5th Grade School Enrichment Curriculum

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Silverfish and Firebrats

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.

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Tips for Effective Ant Baiting

This Entomology Insect Note offers tips for baiting ants in an around homes.

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Springtails

This Entomology Insect Note discusses the life cycle, habits, and control of springtails in the …

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How to Salvage Flood-Damaged Appliances

This publication covers items to consider when trying to salvage flood-damaged appliances.

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Snakes

This publication provides information on snakes of North Carolina-- problems, description of damage and animals, …

Residential and Industrial Pests

How to manage pesticides to control residential and industrial insects, diseases, and other pests in …