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So easy to preserve canning book with vegetables and canning jars

So Easy to Preserve

Canning Resource Book for Sale at Iredell Extension Office for $25 Makes a great gift! Preserving Foods: Different methods of food …

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Gardening Lunch and Learn Series

Gardening Lunch and Learn Series (1) Are you interested in learning how to become a better gardener? If so, then …

Iredell County Fair Sept 2 -10

Iredell County Fair

The Iredell County fair opens Friday, September 2 and runs through Saturday, September 10. We will be taking in …

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Safe Plates Food Safety Manager Training

N.C. Cooperative Extension’s Training Program for Retail Food Protection Manager Certification N.C. Cooperative Extension Agents offer Safe Plates for Food …

Home Foods Preservation Boot Camp

Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. 151 West Main Avenue – Township of Taylorsville, NC 28681 Register for the boot …

Bring your pressure canner to have the dial-gauge tested. During the clinic, gaskets (seals) and valves will also be checked. Bring the lid of your presto-type dial-gauge canner. There is no charge for this service.

June Canner Lid Clinic

Friday, June 10th 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Lowry’s 3204 Harmony Hwy Harmony, …

Report to the People

Our 2021 Report to the People was held in July, here’s the report of what our Department did over …

Garden Fair

2022 Garden Fair will be held at the Agriculture Center on April 30, 2022 at 444 Bristol Drive, Statesville, …

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Farmers Market Meeting

Iredell County Cooperative Extension will be hosting the 2022 Farmers Market Meeting on Monday, March 21. See flier for …

Wolfpack’s Waggle Newsletter

Want to be added to our newsletter email list? Just email us! Issue What Have We Been Up To? (July 2021) July 2021 This …

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Iredell County Fair

85th Year 2021 Iredell County Agricultural Fair Friday, September 3 thru Saturday, September 11, 2021 Vendor Application | Entry Forms | Premium Book | Entertainment General Admission …

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North Carolina Agriculture Magazine

Want to Learn More About NC Agriculture Statewide?? Check out the recent edition of the North Carolina Agriculture Magazine now …

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Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for Governments

This publication serves as a guide on building local food economies for planners, economic developers, …

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Meet the Residents

The second chapter in the collection, How to Manage a Successful Bee Hotel, highlights some …

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2022 Integrated Orchard Management Guide for Commercial Apples in the Southeast

Orchard management guide for apples, with information on insect, disease, weed, and mammal control, plus …

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2020 Uniform Peanut Performance Tests

This report provides the results of the 2020 tests conducted to evaluate the commercial potential …

2019 North Carolina Hemp Strain Testing Results - Statewide

This publication provides statewide average results for 2019 hemp strain testing.

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2019 North Carolina Peach and Nectarine Disease and Pest Management

This publication is intended to help you manage diseases and pests of peaches. In choosing …

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2019 North Carolina Hemp Strain Testing Results - Rowan County

This publication provides the results of a 2019 hemp strain test conducted in Rowan County …

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2019 North Carolina Hemp Strain Testing Results - Rowan County

This publication provides the results of a 2019 Rowan County Hemp Strain Test that was …

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