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Community Garden Fall Zoom Series

Check it out! The Extension Program at North Carolina A&T State University is hosting a Community Garden Zoom Series this …

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Fall Gardening Classes

The Extension Master Gardener℠ program of Guilford County will be presenting two online educational opportunities via the Zoom teleconferencing …

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The Importance of Pollinators

Community and School Gardens Agent Quina Weber-Shirk collaborated with the High Point Public Library to record a short video …

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Agricultura Urbana Sostenible

Evento ofrecido en idioma español únicamente. Este programa provee información hortícola, con base in investigación científica, a residentes de …

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Nourish Resilience

The outbreak of COVID-19 is undoubtedly stressful for everyone in our community – from residents to businesses alike. Fear …

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