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Farm to Table

BY: Pat Walker, Franklin County Farmers’ Market Manager Pulling up to the Farmers’ Market shelter in the early morning brings …

4-H: Showing for More Than Ribbons

Franklin County 4-H’ers have been very busy gearing up for different events and competitions. Our most recent events and …

Delicious Homemade Breads

As the holiday season nears, you can begin to smell the wonderful aroma of baked goods; cakes, pies and …

Farmers’ Market Special­

By: Pat Walker Franklin County Farmers’ Market Manager ­­ Just the right size for one or many. If you are cooking for one …

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Fall Into Apples

BY: Dominque Simon NC Cooperative Extension Family & Consumer Science Agent With the fall season upon us, also comes fall foods. One …

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2017 Area Forestry Conference

The 2017 Franklin County Area Forestry Conference will take place on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Registration will begin at …

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Franklin County 4-H Community Service Project

Operation Gratitude Halloween Candy Donations Candy donations will be accepted at: NC Cooperative Extension, Franklin County Center 103 S. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC Monday-Friday, from …

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Figure 1. Silverfish.

Silverfish and Firebrats

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Figure 1. Springtail.

Springtails

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