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4-H 2021 Summer Camp

Anson County 4-H Camp is back! Please note that there are modifications this year but you can register your …

Benefits of Meal Prepping

“Why meal prep?” Meal prepping saves us time. By spending a little time preparing meals at the beginning of …

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Visit NC Farms Scavenger Hunt

Are you interested in local foods? Want to win a basket of items from Anson County local farms and …

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Anson Youth Leaders Farm Tour

During a recent farm field trip to Thy Will Be Done LLC., participants of the Anson Youth Leaders Academy …

4-H 2021 Spring Newsletter

In this Spring edition of the 4-H newsletter, you can see our county program highlights along with future programs …

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Backyard Composting

Instead of disposing of yard trimmings and kitchen scraps, you can compost them in your own backyard. Composting is an …

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NC 4-H Going Abroad?

Are you interested in learning more about the NC 4-H Outbound Exchange Program? NC 4-H has opportunities for current …

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Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

5 days ago

Water Quality and Turfgrass Area Development

This publication introduces the permit and regulatory processes and provides a very general guide to …

Tall Fescue & Kentucky Bluegrass Athletic Field Maintenance Calendar

This calendar of suggested management practices is designed to assist you in the seasonal care …

5 days ago
Figure 1. Sample lawn care contract.

Tips on Writing Turf Contracts and Landscape Specifications

Maintenance contracts for turfgrass areas should be written to provide security for all parties involved. …

1 week ago
Figure 1. Area of adaptation of turfgrasses in North Carolina.

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

5/21/21
Visitors enjoy the pumpkin season at a farm in North Carolina

Four Lessons to Build Resilience in Agritourism

This publication documents the lessons learned by agritourism operators whose businesses were impacted by the …

5/12/21

Water Quality and Professional Turfgrass Managers

Although groundwater and surface waters are rarely polluted by turfgrass pesticides, turf managers should consider …

Figure 1. Cool-season vegetables can tolerate colder temperature

Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In central North Carolina almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully …

4/14/21