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2021 NC 4-H Photo Contest

NC 4-H Photo Contest 2021

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

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Moving in the Mountains

If you are interested in being more active, N.C. Cooperative Extension of Swain County has several opportunities for you. Keep …

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Compost Bin Discounts!

I have tried out two dozen types of compost bins at my Compost Learning Lab at NC State University and these …

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Sweetie Pie Recipe Challenge

For the love of pie, get your recipes out and rise to the Sweetie Pies Recipe Challenge. We are …

Senior Adult Activity Kits

Senior Adult Activity Kits

Looking for more ideas and enjoyable ways to spend your free time? Just as physical activity is important to keep …

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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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Spring into Fitness Challenge

Why sign-up for the Spring into Fitness challenge? It gives a purpose to being more active and helps to …

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Retro Baking From 1955

Let’s take a trip back in time and look at what was being whipped up in the kitchen and …

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