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Step It Up NC Walking Challenge

Stanly County is teaming up to challenge other walking teams across the state!!! We would love for you to …

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Residential Ventilation

The CDC provides recommendations on improving ventilation in your home in order to reduce exposure to COVID-19. The most …

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2021 FCS On Demand Now Available!!

You asked… we listened! Based on the last FCS Needs Assessment, these are some of the classes that were requested… …

Betty Watson Scholarship Available

January 19, 2021 Stanly County Extension & Community Association will offer the Betty Watson Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Guiding Your Young Children

This factsheet describes different parenting styles and lists suggested measures parents can take to discipline …

4 days ago
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Dogs and Turfgrass Interactions

This publication answers common questions dog owners may have about lawn care. Topics include what …

7 days ago

Preschooler Development

This publication describes the physical, emotional and mental changes that preschoolers experience. It provides information …

2 weeks agoGrowing Together

After the Flood: Inspect, Purge, and Disinfect Your Well

This factsheet offers instruction on what to do with your well after a flood.

3 weeks agoDisaster Recovery
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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

7/6/21

Home Composting with Earthworms

Earthworms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …

6/30/21

What to Do If You Lose Your Job: Preparing for the Search

This factsheet offers information on what to do if you lose your job.

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What CAN Be Composted?

List of items that can and cannot be composted at home.

6/17/21