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Forsyth County 2020 Virtual NC Congress Highlights

Published by Monique Pearce-Brady / July 28, 2020

Forsyth County 4-H'ers Win TWO of four State 4-H Awards and has a new member inducted into the North Carolina 4-H Honor Club.

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Join Extension for a Virtual Class on Deer Resistant Gardening

Published by Leslie Rose / July 28, 2020

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center, will continue to offer the Arboretum Adult Education series virtually in the month of August. This month, the topic is "No Deer Here."


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DO NOT Plant Unsolicitied Seeds Received in the Mail

Published by Leslie Rose / July 28, 2020

North Carolina residents have reported receiving unsolicited packages in the mail that contain seeds. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) released a statement this week warning residents not to plant these seeds. Planting unknown seeds could be a pathway for the introduction of invasive species, insects, and plant diseases.

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Forage and Feed Testing Form Now Online

Published by April Bowman / July 28, 2020

The Forage and Feed Testing Analysis Form has gone digital and may be submitted online.


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Be on the Lookout for Yellowjacket Nests!

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / July 21, 2020

The yellowjacket nest that you painfully discovered while mowing the grass didn’t pop-up overnight. See the NC State Extension publication Yellowjackets in Turf for management advice.

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NC COVID Moms Helpline

Published by Shae King / July 21, 2020

Jacaranda Health has created a COVID Moms Helpline that provides free remote text assistance to North Carolina mothers as they maneuver their pregnancy and postpartum cycles through the COVID-19 pandemic.

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