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Cooking for Crowds

Are you planning to prepare food for a large group of people as part of a fundraiser or another …

Spring 2018 News Release

Upcoming Events “Women in Agriculture” Lunch & Learn Monthly Meetings Are you interested in joining a very diverse, dynamic group of …

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2018 Piedmont Farm Tour

Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Event – Piedmont Farm Tour Tour 45 local, sustainable farms and discover the delicious meat, dairy, mushrooms, fruits, …

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Cooking for Crowds

Are you planning to prepare food for a large group of people as part of a fundraiser or another special …

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"Dine In" on December 3, 2017

The 4th Annual Family & Consumer Sciences (FCS) Day, “Dining In” for Healthy Families, campaign is just around the …

Fumigant License Training

Fumigant License Training (Category F) Friday, March 3, 2017 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Franklin County Cooperative Extension Annex Fumigant training is required every …

Private Applicator Recertification Trainings

Private Applicator Recertification Trainings (Category V – 2 hours) Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Franklin County Cooperative Extension …

Recent Publications related to Food Safety & Processing

A Guide to Price-Risk Management in Grain Marketing for North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia

This guide summarizes marketing options for grain and soybean growers and explains how to use …

7/23/18
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Direct to Food Bank and Food Pantry Donations

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses food donations given …

7/20/18Local Foods

Corn Production Guide

This comprehensive guide covers crop management, fertilizers, irrigation and drought management, tillage, insect and disease …

7/19/18

Corn (Sweet and Field)

How to manage pesticides to control insects, diseases, weeds, and other crop pests of field …

Tobacco (Flue-Cured and Burley)

How to manage pesticides to control insects, diseases, weeds, and other crop pests of flue-cured …

Peanuts

How to manage pesticides to control insects, diseases, weeds, and other crop pests in peanuts …

Tomatoes for Processing in Eastern North Carolina

The per-capita consumption of processed tomatoes has increased steadily in recent years. This has been …