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2022 Spring Coggins Clinic

Some of you may want to know what is a Coggins? A Coggins test is performed by a veterinarian …

American Heart Month

February Is Heart Month

Heart disease is a leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. But you …

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Med Instead of Meds

February is heart month and a great time to start thinking about a healthier way of living. The Med …

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Be a Hunger Hero

All high school youth are invited to join us for the 2022 North Carolina Youth Institute (NCYI), a program that provides a …

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Sign Up for Summer Camp

The summer of 2022, Clay County 4-H will be attending camp at Betsy Jeff-Penn camp in Reidsville, NC during …

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Jams, Jellies and Butter, Oh My!

Kim Terrell, Clay County FCS agent, recently provided hands-on food preservation classes at the Brasstown Community Center. Brasstown’s own, Carolyn …

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Wasps at Porch Lights

In recent weeks we’ve been getting a lot of messages regarding large wasps coming to porch lights. In all …

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Transitioning to the "New" Normal

As mask restrictions are being lifted and vaccines are available, we are having to transition again to another “normal”. …

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Cooking Matters at Home

Summer Series: Cooking Matters at Home Wednesdays at 7 p.m., beginning June 30, 2021, on Zoom Join us online for FREE …

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Summer Gardening Series

The N.C. Cooperative Extension of Clay County office is hosting a web-based summer gardening series that will take place two …

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Over and Under=Connections

Students, 3rd-6th graders staying after school, have been exercising 4-H’s fun activities First, they learned the different types of energy. …

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Managing Backyards and Other Urban Habitats for Birds

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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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Backyard Composting of Yard, Garden, and Food Discards

This publication describes how to build and maintain a composting pile to use the compost …

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How Your Business Can Cut Costs by Reducing Waste

This factsheet for business owners describes North Carolina waste reduction programs that can benefit a …

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Worms Can Recycle Your Garbage

This factsheet explains how you can set up and maintain a worm composting bin for …

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

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Water Quality and Professional Turfgrass Managers

Although groundwater and surface waters are rarely polluted by turfgrass pesticides, turf managers should consider …

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Water Quality and Home Lawn Care

This publication will help you care for your lawn in ways that prevent and reduce …