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New Area Agent- Local Foods

New Area Agent in Local Foods In response to the growing demand, Anson County now has a new area extension …

Teaching Money Sense to Children

One of the most valuable skills you can teach your child is money management. Savings bonds, a savings account, …

Financial Fitness

Do you spend a lot of time earning, spending, and perhaps worrying about money? Learning how to manage your …

When Bills Exceed Income

In these touch economic times, many indivials and families are finding it difficult to pay bills on time. Without …

Healthy Eating on a Budget

Healthy Eating on a BudgetEating smart helps maintain good health. In tough economic times, however, you may be wondering, …

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

The snow is falling, the carolers are out and the holiday decorations are everywhere. The joy of the season …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Managing Construction and Demolition Debris

Construction companies can follow state regulations as well as save money by reducing the amount …

Vermicomposting: A 5th Grade School Enrichment Curriculum

This publication offers 5 lessons for a school curriculum on the importance of vermicomposting, setting …

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Figure 1. Silverfish.

Silverfish and Firebrats

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.

6 days agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Spreading granular ant bait.

Tips for Effective Ant Baiting

This Entomology Insect Note offers tips for baiting ants in an around homes.

6 days agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Springtail.

Springtails

This Entomology Insect Note discusses the life cycle, habits, and control of springtails in the …

6 days agoHousehold Pests

How to Salvage Flood-Damaged Appliances

This publication covers items to consider when trying to salvage flood-damaged appliances.

7 days agoDisaster Recovery

Snakes

This publication provides information on snakes of North Carolina-- problems, description of damage and animals, …

Residential and Industrial Pests

How to manage pesticides to control residential and industrial insects, diseases, and other pests in …