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FAMACHA Training Series

Register now for our regional FAMACHA certification workshops. You will be provided with a FAMACHA card at the completion …

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Eggcellent Eggsplorers 4-H Chicken Chain

The Eggcellent Eggsplorers 4-H Chicken Chain is a multi-county (Alamance, Guilford, Chatham, Moore) chicken project where youth receive day-old …

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