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Preserving the Harvest

As you begin to harvest the many fruits and veggies from your garden this summer, you may begin to …

Pesticide Disposal Flyer

Pesticide Disposal Day April 13, 2019

WHEN: April 13, 2019, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. WHERE: Stanly County Agri-Civic Center WHO: Farmers, Gardeners, and Homeowners WHAT: Any pesticides (insecticide, herbicide, fungicide, etc.) Please …

Eating Seasonally and Locally

Eating Seasonally and Locally

A Budget-Friendly Guide to Eating Fresh, Local, Produce. Dr. Alice Ammerman, professor in the Gillings School’s Department of Nutrition has recently …

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Empowering Youth & Families

Join our Empowering Youth & Families Program to gain 18 new tools to strengthen your family while also teaching …

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Local Food Drive!

We are excited to celebrate the 33rd Annual Small Farms Week by hosting a local food drive. Please help …

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Golden Shoe Event

We are excited to partner with Stanly County Health Department & Parks and Rec on the 2019 Golden Shoe …

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