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The Stanly County Center Local Foods contacts are Lori Ivey, Dustin Adcock.

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Beat the Squash Vine Borer

If you’re like me, at some point in your gardening years a simple little white caterpillar has gotten the …

Is Your Backyard Chicken Proof?

Is your backyard Chicken Proof? Anyone with small children in their lives probably has taken steps to childproof their …

Disease & Pest Problems

Do you see your pest problem described below? http://rowan.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/05/disease-pest-problems/ Again, Rowan County agents have been kind enough to help us out …

Disease & Plant Problems

Check out this link to see if your problem is listed? http://rowan.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/06/disease-and-plant-problems/ Rowan County agents have been kind enough to help …

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This publication is a how-to guide for starting a garden-related standard compost bin in a …

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How to Sell Pastured Meat Products to Grocery Stores via Direct Store Delivery

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How to Sell Shell Eggs into Grocery Stores Through Direct Store Delivery

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Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for Governments

This publication serves as a guide on building local food economies for planners, economic developers, …

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