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Inside View of an EYFP Session

In all three sessions this week we discussed the subject of peer pressure. The youth continued working on their …

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Empowering Youth and Families

EYFP Program What is the Empowering Youth and Families Program? The Empowering Youth and Families Program is delivered within parent, youth, and family …

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Family Matters Workshops

Family Matters provides opportunities to learn new information and ideas on topics most parents and caregivers find important and …

Apple Grafting Workshop

Yancey County Cooperative Extension will hold tree-grafting workshops on Thursday, March 2nd and Tuesday, March 7th, 2017. The same …

Pesticide Disposal Collection Day

The Yancey County Cooperative Extension Service, in cooperation with the North Carolina Department of Agriculture, will be holding a …

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2015 ServSafe Classes

Why ServSafe Certification? Because the ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)-Conference …

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This publication offers information how to recondition farm equipment that has been submerged in floodwaters.

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Tornado Preparedness

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Purchasing a Back-Up Generator for the Farm

This publication contains important information and safety tips regarding gasoline-powered generators to be used in …

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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 …

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How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina Piedmont

In this publication you will find ideas to get you started growing your own edibles. …

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Farm to Early Care and Education Local Food Purchasing Guide

There are many different ways to buy local food, and this guide provides information that …

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Animal Appetites

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explores food preferences in animals through inquiry-based learning …

Nature's Footprints

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explains how to identify a wide variety of …