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World War I & Trees

The idea of planting trees as memorials may have originated in Great Britain in 1918 when the office of …

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Smokies Spring Ski Walking School

The roots of Nordic Walking go back to Scandinavia in the 1930s/40s, when competitive cross-country skiers began experimenting with ways of staying …

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Just Add Music

Are you off to a good start with your fitness goals for 2018? Fitness should be a lifetime commitment …

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March is Living Well Month

As spring is arriving and March is “Living Well” month, keep in mind the good practices of “Raising Kids, …

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Options for Backyard Stream Repair

This publication discusses strategies and techniques for stabilizing stream banks where erosion is an issue.

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Success of Women in Agritourism: She Will Get What She Wants

This publication examine's women's success in the agritourism industry through survey responses to help maximize …

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Water Requirements of North Carolina Turfgrasses

Water is an essential component for plant growth. In turfgrasses it comprises 75 to 90 …

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Appendix F. Social Media Policy

This section of the North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program Guidelines provides information about …

7/20/18
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Direct to Food Bank and Food Pantry Donations

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses food donations given …

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Plant Selection for Extensive Green Roofs in the Research Triangle Area of North Carolina

This publication describes the evaluation of plant survival and vigor on 11 extensive green roofs …

7/19/18
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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

6/22/18