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Count on Me NC

NC State Extension, in partnership with NC Department of Health and Human Services, NC Restaurant and Lodging Association, and Visit NC is excited …

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Pickled Onions

Have you tried pickled onions before? Perhaps when you’ve gone out to eat? Learn how to make them at …

COVID-19 Resources

NC State University has worked to develop resources pertaining to consumer questions surrounding COVID-19, specifically in regards to Food …

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Is Coronavirus a Concern With Takeout?

The Covid-19 pandemic has caught nearly everyone off guard, please consider the following when ordering takeout: Find more COVID-19 information: CDC …

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Cleaning and Disinfection

Check this link daily for different compounds specifically for Coronavirus: Disinfectants for Use Against …

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Pruning for Healthy Landscapes

Join our Horticulture Extension Agent, Hannah Smith, as she shares some tips and rules to follow when pruning in …

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December 3 Is "Dining In" Day!

We’re dining in today, are you? Commit to dining in one night this week to celebrate the importance of …

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Homeowner’s Guide to Managing Diseases Using Fungicides, Bactericides, and Alternative Products

This publication provides homeowners with recommended chemical control options to use in combination with an …

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Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

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

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Septic System Owner's Guide

If you use a septic system or if you are buying a home with a …

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Figure 1. Area of adaptation of turfgrasses in North Carolina.

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 …

5/21/21

Guiding Your Young Children

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

5/19/21

Plan Before You Plant

Supplemental hand weeding accounts for the majority of landscape bed maintenance costs. When used exclusively, …

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Fungus Gnats Indoors

This Entomology Insect Note provides information on the identification and control of fungus gnats in …

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Notas sobre el cultivo de arándanos en Carolina del Norte

pH bajo. Tierra ácida con un pH de 5.0 o menos para arándanos altos (Vaccinium …