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Got Fire Ants?

Fire Ants have been an issue this season. So what can be done to get rid of them?? Check out …

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NC Farm Schools: Lincolnton County

The NC Farm School program offers business-planning seminars which will give you the tools to create a viable business …

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Hurricane/Disaster Preparedness

Please visit the link below for Extension Factsheets on disaster preparedness. Time to prepare is before the event arrives. …

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Get Ready to Preserve Food at Home

Home food preservation is not difficult, but there is science behind each method. Using proper food preservation methods will …

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Master Gardener Garden Fair

Plan to come out to this year’s Garden Fair! Saturday, April 29th, from 9am to 2pm, at the Iredell …

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ServSafe Scheduled for March

Cooperative Extension offers ServSafe Course A ServSafe course will be held at the Iredell County Agricultural Resources Center, 444 Bristol …

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Spiders in and Around Homes

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying spiders and how to control them indoors.

Bedbugs - Biology and Control

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying bedbugs and how to control them in households.

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

1/26/18

Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative Extension

This publication provides information and success stories related to food banks, food pantries, food donation …

1/25/18Local Foods

Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

1/17/18SoilFacts

La ley de equidad de vivienda y modificaciones razonables

This factsheet discusses reasonable accommodation and reasonable modification and fair housing law.

1/17/18Fair Housing Law

Fun and Free Entertainment

When money is tight, the first thing families cut is anything considered extra or unnecessary. …

Stepfamilies

This publication offers information on stepfamily relationships and dynamics.

1/17/18