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Cooperative Extension Building Closed to Public but Services Continue

Published by NC Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center / April 7, 2020

N.C. Cooperative Extension’s building is no longer open to the public. Agents and staff are still providing advice, plant, weed, and insect identification via phone and email. Informational sessions are also being held via online platforms. You can find those events on our calendar http://forsyth.cc/eventcalendars/forsythcountyces.aspx.

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Piedmont Regional Sheep and Goat Conference

Published by April Bowman / April 6, 2020

Join other sheep and goat producers ONLINE for information on lambing/kidding, first aid, hoof health, and pasture management Tuesdays from 6:30 - 8 p.m.


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Tips for shopping at farmers markets during this time of restricted movement

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / April 6, 2020

NCDA & CS offers guide for safe shopping at the Farmers Market: COVID-19, social distancing and farmers markets; markets need the public's help

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Growing Food in Your Home Garden Zoom Series Offered Tuesday Mornings in April

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / April 6, 2020

Join Horticulture Agent Mary Jac Brennan for basic gardening classes each Tuesday in April from 10 am until noon.


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Forsyth County Land Summit Offers Insight on Stewardship Decisions

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / April 3, 2020

A recorded version of the Forsyth County Land Summit ZOOM workshop is now available to watch. Click on the link to view the video recording.

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Two-Part Landscape Erosion Control Series to Be Held Online

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / April 2, 2020

Small Scale Solutions for Landscape Erosion Control will be available online through Zoom. Join us April 14 and 21 from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m for this FREE virtual class. Registration is required. Email pbsmith4@ncsu.edu.

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