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Extension's role in the 1918 pandemic

County Extension is Here to Help

According to the 1918 home demonstration annual report, the agents and volunteers addressed the pandemic in 55 counties. A …

Choptastic Video Cooking Challenge

Choptastic Video Cooking Challenge

Presented by: N.C. Cooperative Extension of Swain County Do you enjoy cooking and trying new recipes? How about exploring different foods …

Swain County Farmers Market

2020 Swain County Farmers Market

The 2020 Swain County Farmers Market season began on Friday, May 1! Vendors selling seasonal produce, live plants, handmade crafts, …

Cover photo for NC 4-H Photo Contest 2020

NC 4-H Photo Contest 2020

North Carolina 4-H Photo Contest The statewide annual contest highlights North Carolina 4-H’ers’ photographic achievements. The winning photos are then …

The Spice is Right Cilantro

The Spice is Right: Cilantro

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Swain County Presents: THE SPICE IS RIGHT Spice it up by adding herbs and spices to your …

Cover photo for 4-H Kindness Cards Service Project

4-H Kindness Cards Service Project

DEADLINE EXTENDED: May 15 Take part in Swain County 4-H’s Kindness Cards Service Project and spread some joy and cheer …

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Expressing feelings can lead to improved interpersonal relationships.

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