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NC 4-H Photo Contest Open

From this day forward our NC 4-H Photo contest will be known as the DR. KIM INGOLD 4-H PHOTO …

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Enroll or Re-Enroll in 4-H for 2021

North Carolina 4-H has more than 263,000 youth,and 15,000 adult volunteers,who are involved in 4-H experiences each year and …

Please Provide Input to Needs Assessment

Cooperative Extension at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is conducting a statewide program needs assessment to determine how …

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Master Gardener Training Survey

We are excited in planning the Master Gardener Training, but we need your help. Please complete the Google Survey …

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4-H Volunteer Trainings

We are excited to share about some upcoming 4-H volunteer training opportunities. All training is offered to all registered …

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4-H and JOANN Partnership

JOANN and 4-H are once again teaming up to collect donations at the register and offer special discounts for …

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Upcoming 4-H Volunteer Trainings

We are excited to share about some upcoming 4-H volunteer training opportunities. All training is offered to all registered …

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4-H PEAK Events Are Free & Fun

The NC 4-H State Council proudly presents a series of FREE, fun, and interactive virtual programs called 4-H PEAK. 2021 …

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If you use a septic system or if you are buying a home with a …

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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

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