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Lee County Family and Consumer Sciences

A New Step for Community Wellness

New opportunities are developing for N.C. Cooperative Extension in Lee County in the area of Family and Consumer Sciences. …

Vote! It Makes Good Sense!

Political season is upon us, and unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past several months, you …

Farm-City Week Activities

Join city and country folk as we celebrate our annual Farm-City Week. Farm-City Week in Lee County is November …

Out With the Old!

We may think of spring as the time for cleaning, but right now is the time to find some …

Ask an Expert

Lee County residents now have the expertise of all of the nation’s land-grant universities at their fingertips, thanks to …

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Before You Recycle, Choose to Reuse

This publication for individuals and groups describes how to reduce waste by reusing materials, including …

Food Recovery and Waste Reduction

Increasingly, food service managers are choosing to recover and reuse food scraps and other organic …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

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

1 week ago

Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …

2 weeks ago

Controlling Damage in Pesticide Storage Facilities on the Farm

This publication for farmers covers the guidelines to deal with pesticide storage facilities that may …

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Handling and Cleaning Up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

This publication offers guidelines if a recent storm results in water damage to pesticide containers …

2 weeks agoDisaster Recovery
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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 …

8/20/19

Organizing a Community Recycling Program

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