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Dig Deeper With Us! "Love the Lawn"

Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteers of Orange County are pleased to continue it’s ‘Dig Deeper with Us!’ lecture series “Love …

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BBs Barn Quilts Workshop

Create a beautiful 2’x 2′ barn quilt to display at home, business or to give as a present. Don’t …

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Pond Clinic 2019

Orange County Soil and Water announces… What: Durham and Orange Soil and Water Conservation District’s Annual Pond Clinic …

Eating Seasonally and Locally

Eating Seasonally and Locally

A Budget-Friendly Guide to Eating Fresh, Local, Produce. Dr. Alice Ammerman, professor in the Gillings School’s Department of Nutrition has recently …

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This publication offers 5 lessons for a school curriculum on the importance of vermicomposting, setting …

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (North Carolina)

Brown marmorated stink bug description, life history, damage, and control.

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Your Water Supply: Well Construction and Protection

This guide describes common types of well construction in North Carolina and offers advice for …

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Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

This publication highlights potential indoor air quality concerns in homes.

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Mold Growth on Ceiling Tiles

Preventing Mold in Your Home

This publication discusses how to prevent mold growth in the home environment.

11/15/19