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Another Black Rat Snake, Right? Wrong!

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / May 27, 2019

Although known for its speed (hint, hint) this snake will never win the Daytona 500, and contrary to popular belief it does not chase people. Click on the photo to learn more.

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June 2019 FCBA Meeting - Speaker Kathy Culver on Bee Teas

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / May 23, 2019

Join Forsyth County Beekeepers Association on Saturday, June 1 for a discussion on using herbs and honey to produce medicinal teas. The Annual Picnic starts at 5:30 p.m. and the presentation begins at 6:15 p.m.


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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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