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Youth Quality Care of (Livestock) Animals (YQCA) Training

Published by April W Bowman / July 7, 2020

Youth for the Quality Care of (livestock) Animals is a one-hour training course that teaches youth about food safety, animal well-being, and character development.

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Selling, Handling, and Storage of Pasture Poultry Products in North Carolina

Published by April W Bowman / July 1, 2020

Interested in getting your meat handler's license or want to learn about poultry processing exemptions? We have a free workshop for you!


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Soil Testing Kits Available in the Demonstration Garden

Published by Leslie Peck / June 22, 2020

Do you need soil testing kits? While our office doors are closed to the public, community members can pick up a soil testing kit at outside our office in the Demonstration Gardens.

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Basics of Incubating Poultry

Published by April W Bowman / June 22, 2020

Interested in incubating poultry? Join us virtually, for a free webinar on Thursday, July 9, at 1 PM EST.


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Watch for the Asian Longhorned Tick

Published by April W Bowman / May 22, 2020

There is a new tick nearby. One tick can lay 3,000 eggs, so keep your eyes open for it! Photo by: Matt Bertone, NC State University

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Coronavirus Food Assistance Program for Farmers

Published by Kim Gressley / May 21, 2020

Are you a farmer that might be eligible for assistance through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP)? Learn more about who may qualify and what agency is administering the program here.

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