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Backyard Fruit Production

Do you hope for that opportunity of walking out in the back yard and picking home grown fruit from …

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4-H Clubs in Clay County

As we head into the holiday season and our schedules become more hectic, we still need to remember our …

Snacks and Money

School is back in session. Life with children has resumed its hectic schedule. Adults are rushing to keep up …

Venomous Snakes

On Saturday August 29, 2015 at 2:00 p.m., retired Registered Nurse, Jill Long will present a program on Venomous …

Spider Mite Outbreaks

Originally posted on Things are heating up and the twospotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae, thrives in hot dry weather. …

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Fire Ant Control Seminar-2015

Clay County Extension will hold a seminar on fire ant control on Thursday, April 9, 4:00 p.m. at the Clay County …

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This publication provides pictures and descriptions of snakes found in North Carolina.


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Learn how to get the most out of your tax refund by developing a plan. …

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Correct Potential Hazards Before a Disaster

During and right after a disaster, any household item that can move, fall, break, or …

Figure 1. A typical hot-water heating system.

Getting into Hot Water: A Practical Guide to Hot-Water Heating Systems

This publication provides the operator of a hot-water heating system with important basic information about …