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March Program Update

Below is our March 2024 Program Update at the N.C. Cooperative Extension Guilford County Center. Read about event highlights …

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Upcoming Open House

Join us February 15th, 2024 from 4-6 p.m. at the NC Extension Guilford County Center (3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro). …

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Canning with Cooperative Extension

Canning and Food Preservation is a safe, economical way to preserve quality food at home. Canning interrupts the normal spoiling …

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Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

It’s Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, and we’re collaborating with Guilford County Continuum of Care and Guilford County Schools …

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Fall for Veggies

Get ready for fall by preparing some of these wonderful fall vegetables. Not only are they delicious but they …

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Celebrate Pollinators Day

Pollinators are an essential component of North Carolina’s ecosystem, playing a critical role in the production of crops and …

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Why Eat The Med Way?!

The Mediterranean eating pattern has not only developed a following but it has the research to back it up. …

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