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Annual Tree Seedling Sale! Pre-Order Now!

Guilford Soil & Water Conservation District Presents ANNUAL TREE SEEDLING SALE Monday, February 11—Friday, February 15, 2019 8 a.m.–6: p.m. Guilford Agricultural Center, …

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Community Garden Waitlist

Our Mixed Greens Community Garden might have some plots available this spring. If you would like to be placed on …

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Safe Plates Certification

Safe Plates Food Safety Course is coming for the month of December!! NC Safe Plates is a food safety …

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Movement of the Month How-to Videos

Hey, Everyone!! Nutrition and Wellness have started a Movement of the Month Series (M.O.M) to showcase different exercises, fitness …

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Planning for the Holiday Season

Planning for the Holiday Season Holidays are often an exciting time of the year. Spending time with family, enjoying time …

Movement of the Month

Hello Everyone, We have returned with the fitness video updates and it’s called Movement of the Month “aka” M.O.M. In …

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (North Carolina)

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

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Africanized Honey Bees: Some Questions and Answers

This factsheet answers basic questions about Africanized honey bees. (Part 3 of a 3-part series)

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Africanized Honey Bees: Prevention and Control

This factsheet provides basic information about prevention and control of Africanized honey bees prior to …

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Non-Honey Bee Stinging Insects in North Carolina

This article describes and defines the different types of insects that sting and are also …

12/18/18
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Handling and Cleaning Up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

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

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Options for Backyard Stream Repair

This publication discusses strategies and techniques for stabilizing stream banks where erosion is an issue.

12/17/18
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Producing Tree Fruit for Home Use

This publication explains how to plant and take care of fruit trees in the home …

12/11/18