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School Garden Summer Institute

NC State University Plants for Human Health Institute is hosting a School Garden Summer Institute August 14-15th, 8:30 a.m. …

Canned Food Drive Flyer

Canned Food Drive!

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Union County will be collecting non-perishable food items at 3230-D Presson Road, Monroe, NC now through …

Free Radon Test Kit

FREE Radon Test Kits

Following up on his article from earlier this month, Marcus McFarland, Union County Family & Consumer Sciences Agent has …

Conservation Options

Hello, this is Andrew Baucom, field crops agent and county extension director here at the Union County Ag Center, …

Row Cover in the Winter Garden

Earlier this year I talked about fall gardens and I briefly discussed covering your plants in cold weather. Covering …

STEM Bytes Camp

Getting involved with 4-H!

Welcome, 2019! Every year, we set goals and seek out new opportunities. So why not set a new goal …

Southern Farm Show 2019

The Southern Farm Show begins January 30th and runs through February 1st at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. …

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NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Guidelines

This publication provides guidelines for the NC State Extension Master Gardener program, including how to …

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Flood-Damaged Furniture

This publication discusses how to possibly restore furniture, including antiques, damaged by floodwaters.

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Cleaning Flooded Upholstered Furniture, Curtains, Bedding, Table Linens and Other Household Textiles

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