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Apply for the 2019 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training Course

Published by Leslie Peck / May 21, 2019

Applications are open for the 2019 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training Course in Forsyth County. Return your application by June 17 to be considered for this year’s course.

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4-H Summer Adventures

Published by Monique Pearce-Brady / May 16, 2019

4-H Summer Adventures registration is now open. Hurry, before all the spaces are gone! You don’t want to miss out on a fun and adventurous summer.


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Alternative Income Streams for Forest Landowners Workshop

Published by Colby Lambert / May 14, 2019

The Department of Forestry & Environmental Resources of N.C. State University will offer a workshop on alternative income opportunities for forest landowners on Tuesday, June 4, from 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m at the Iredell County Center of N.C. Cooperative Extension, 440 Bristol Drive, Statesville, N.C. Private landowners will discover potential new income opportunities for wooded lots and professional foresters can earn CFE credits.

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Join N.C.Cooperative Extension for Forks on Friday this Spring!

Published by Leslie Peck / May 14, 2019

N.C. Cooperative Extension and Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are offering lunch and learn lectures about gardening this spring.


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Warm Weather is Here and the Snakes are Out!

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / May 13, 2019

Was the snake spotted in your yard a copperhead? Probably not. It could have been a juvenile black rat snake, like the one pictured here. Click on the photo to learn more about Piedmont snakes and the important role they play in ecosystems

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N.C. Cooperative Extension Forsyth County Tool Lending Program

Published by Tembila Covington / May 10, 2019

The tool lending program lends assistance to gardeners and landscapers in becoming efficient with their work. This program is also helpful to those who do not have the convenient spaces to store tools. Most importantly, the tool lending program brings Cooperative Extension resources into the community.

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