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Tomato Evaluation Project

Over the past couple of months, the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Pamlico County office along with our Master Gardener℠ …

Go Live With 4-H

It’s been a year of trying new things, and we’re still trying new things. We are starting a new …

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Let's Get Composting

Chilly days make you think of hearty soup and cozy blankets, it is also the best time to start …

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The Flowering Poinsettia & Its Care

Original Author – Dr. Brian Whipker NC State Extension History of the Poinsettia The poinsettia has a long history of cultivation …

Organic Lawn Care

New Organic Lawn Care Guide

We have posted a new “Organic Lawn Care Guide” publication. Natural or “organic” methods of lawn care can provide …

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Time for Fall Fun!!

I love autumn, the crisp air, new office supplies, apple strudel, fairs, bonfires, and all our fall 4-H Clubs. …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Guiding Your Young Children

This factsheet describes different parenting styles and lists suggested measures parents can take to discipline …

1 day ago
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Dogs and Turfgrass Interactions

This publication answers common questions dog owners may have about lawn care. Topics include what …

4 days ago

Preschooler Development

This publication describes the physical, emotional and mental changes that preschoolers experience. It provides information …

2 weeks agoGrowing Together

After the Flood: Inspect, Purge, and Disinfect Your Well

This factsheet offers instruction on what to do with your well after a flood.

2 weeks agoDisaster Recovery
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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 …

3 weeks ago

Home Composting with Earthworms

Earthworms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …

6/30/21

What to Do If You Lose Your Job: Preparing for the Search

This factsheet offers information on what to do if you lose your job.

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What CAN Be Composted?

List of items that can and cannot be composted at home.

6/17/21