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Get Your Most Vexing Beekeeping Questions Answered!

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / April 24, 2019

Join The Forsyth County Beekeepers Association on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 5:30-8:30 for an "Ask the Beekeeper" Session.

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Support Your Local Farmers and Visit a Farmers Market Today!

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / April 24, 2019

Farmers market season is here! Plan a shopping trip and get out to the farmers market to see the amazing food that area farmers are raising. Farmers markets are places where you can buy delicious, fresh food, talk to the farmer that raised it, and get to know your neighbors better. With over 11 farmers markets held weekly, Winston-Salem is a community growing around healthy, fresh food!


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Ace the Waste

Published by April Bowman / April 24, 2019

More than one-third of food in the U.S. is lost or wasted. This amounts to 133 billion pounds, or $161 billion worth of food each year. Food is the single largest type of waste in landfills.

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Summer Adult Education Series 2019

Published by Leslie Peck / April 22, 2019

Join N.C. Cooperative Extension to learn about gardening through the Adult Education classes held at Tanglewood Park.


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Support Extension at the Spring Plant Sale at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park

Published by Leslie Peck / April 22, 2019

Support N.C. Cooperative Extension and the Extension Master Gardener Volunteers of Forsyth County by shopping at the spring plant sale on May 3 and 4.

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What IS 4-H, Anyway?

Published by April Bowman / April 16, 2019

Why should your kids participate in 4-H? What do kids DO in 4-H? Learn more...

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