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Save the Date for Preventive Care!

You are invited… to engage in a dynamic conversation about the role of nutrition education in preventive care and how …

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Help Direct Extension's Work

As we approach the end of this year, Extension’s Family and Consumer Sciences is working on identifying important issues …

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Orange County LocalFest

LocalFest is a celebration of all things local! Local food, music, art, businesses, and entrepreneurs, as well as, the culture and …

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Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …

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Mold Testing

This publication discusses the pros and cons of mold testing in a home.

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Controlling Damage in Pesticide Storage Facilities on the Farm

This publication for farmers covers the guidelines to deal with pesticide storage facilities that may …

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Handling and Cleaning Up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

This publication offers guidelines if a recent storm results in water damage to pesticide containers …

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Snakes

This publication provides pictures and descriptions of snakes found in North Carolina.

8/23/19

Smart Uses for Your Tax Refund

Learn how to get the most out of your tax refund by developing a plan. …

8/22/19Smart Money Tips

Correct Potential Hazards Before a Disaster

During and right after a disaster, any household item that can move, fall, break, or …

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Getting into Hot Water: A Practical Guide to Hot-Water Heating Systems

This publication provides the operator of a hot-water heating system with important basic information about …

8/14/19