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Senior Wellness Expo 2019 Flyer

Senior Wellness Expo Is Coming!

With cooperation from N.C. Cooperative Extension, Council on Aging in Union County, and City of Monroe Parks and Recreation, …

Wild Turkey 5k Trail Run Flyer

Wild Turkey 5k Trail Run!

The Wild Turkey 5k Trail Run is set for Saturday, September 21, 2019! Race registration is online: Wild Turkey 5K …

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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A Gardener's Guide to Soil Testing

This publication tells gardeners why they should test their soil, how to obtain a soil …

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Organizing a Community Recycling Program

This publication outlines key elements that local governments should consider when planning, implementing, publicizing and …

A 36-inch by 24-inch by 12-inch bale

A Low-Cost Plastic Bottle and Jug Baler

This publication shows how to build a simple, economical bale press and gives instructions on …

Illustration showing the water cycle

A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water Quality

This publication discusses ways that gardeners can protect water quality and avoid runoff and soil …

2 weeks ago
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Empacadora Económica para Reciclar Botellas y Garrafas de Plástico

Esta publicación muestra cómo construir una prensa de fardos sencilla y económica y da instrucciones …

7/26/19
A master gardener performs research in Mecklenburg County

IV. NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program Policies

This chapter of the NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Guidelines covers policies of the …

7/17/19
Illustration of a field boundary map

Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

7/12/19

Washing and Sanitizing Kitchen Items

This factsheet offers instructions for cleaning and sanitizing kitchen dishes, utensils, and cooking implements after …

7/11/19Disaster Recovery