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The Locavore Challenge is Coming!

Published by Lynne Mitchell / July 17, 2017

Loca…what? A locavore is a person concerned about where their food comes from and tries to only eat locally grown or produced food. The purpose of this challenge is to raise awareness about where our food comes from.

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Program Update: Tanglewood Arboretum Adult Education

Published by Erin McSpadden / July 14, 2017

The Adult Education Lecture at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park scheduled for August 16 has been changed. The lecture will now be “Horticultural Therapy for Special Populations” presented by registered Horticultural Therapist and Community Garden Mentor Lea Nading.


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Register for Forsyth 4-H Summer Adventures 2017!

Published by Erin McSpadden / July 12, 2017

Registration is open for Forsyth County 4-H Summer Adventures! Join us as we cook with chefs, build robots, investigate a mock crime scene, learn how to sew, and so much more!

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Meat Goat Workshop

Published by Kitrinka Gordon / July 7, 2017

The N. C. Cooperative Extension. Randolph County Center is hosting a meat goat workshop.


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Happy Retirement to Extension Director Mark Tucker

Published by Erin McSpadden / July 3, 2017

North Carolina Cooperative Extension Director for Forsyth County, Mark Tucker, retired on Friday, June 30.

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Coyote Workshop

Published by April Bowman / May 25, 2017

The NC Wildlife Resources Commission, along with Forsyth County Cooperative Extension and USDA Wildlife Services, is holding a coyote conflict management workshop for landowners and producers.

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