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Move More Workshops This November!

The Family & Consumer Sciences Program is partnering up with the Stanly County Nutrition Sites to offer workshops titled …

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Agriculture Is Vital to Stanly County

Stanly County agriculture is vital to our economy, community, and environment. Without agriculture in Stanly County, the local economy would …

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International Cooking Class

Come learn to make hands-on recipes that are out of this world! Participants will not only go home with …

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A Winning Tailgate Recipes

“A Winning Tailgate” cooking class was held on August 28, 2019. During this class, participants learned about basic nutrition …

Greens in Field

Greens Production Workshops

Join us for hands-on, on-farm production workshops for Western NC Growers These workshops are aimed at training growers considering production …

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Meal Prep Bootcamp

We are teaming up with Gold’s Gym Albemarle to offer another Meal Prep Bootcamp Workshop. See flyer for details! When: …

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