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The Guilford County Center Local Foods contact is Anna-Beth Williams.

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Farm Business Meeting March 27

Farm Business Meeting ————————————- March 27, 2019 9 a.m.–1 p.m. 525 NC Hwy 65, Reidsville NC 27320 Come and join us for an informational …

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Fire Ant Quarantine Area Expanding

Quarantine area for the imported fire ant expanding to include all of Davidson, Orange, and Vance Counties RALEIGH – The …

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Figure 1. Farm to University pathways.

Farm to University: Guide for Extension Agents

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Using Plastic Mulches and Drip Irrigation for Home Vegetable Gardens

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How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina Piedmont

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Care and Planting of Ginseng Seed and Roots

This factsheet covers propagating (by seed and by transplant) ginseng, which requires a period of …

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Qualifying and Quantifying Your Personal Agritourism Potential

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