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Relief Funds for Farmers

​ Carolina Farm Stewardship Association posted an article about COVID-19 Relief Funds Available to Farmers Starting April 3. Click …

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Pest Management in Turf

Pest Management in Turf Workshop Craven County Agricultural Building May 13, 2020, from 10 a.m. to noon Call 633-1477 or email tom_glasgow@ncsu.edu …

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High Tunnel Workshop

February 29, 2020 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (lunch provided) Environmental Education Center Sneads Ferry, NC Cost: $5 Purchase tickets through …

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