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Backyard Wildlife 2021

Join the Master Gardener℠ volunteers in Onslow County at the Farmers Market on Saturday, August 14, 2021, between 8–11 …

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The Gift of William

6/29/2021 – If we had an NC FarmLink flag, it would fly at half-mast this week to honor William …

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Solution Sample: Kits, Fees, and FAQ

You can pick up our Solution Sample kits at our office: N.C. Cooperative Extension – Onslow County Center 4024 Richlands Hwy. …

Be a SPARK in the community. Businesses and cultural centers are vital to vibrant communities and as they recover we all have a role to play. SPARK stands for show Support, be Patience, Act with Respect and Spread Kindness. Show support by making a purchase or donation, like or follow in social media, and/or post a picture/video from visit to social media. Be patienct by preparing for longer waits, checking times and hours before visiting, and being flexible. Act with respect by following regulations of the location, being considerate of other patrons and living and let live. And spread kindness by remembering gratitude, letting people know when they do a great job and enjoying your outing! This campaign is provided by NC State Extension, Tourism Extension, the College of Natural Resources, the Mountain West Partnership and the CREATE Bridges project.

We Can All Be a SPARK!

This summer, travel is expected to have a significant rebound. Increased vaccination rates and associated declining numbers of COVID-19 …

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Waste Samples: Kits, Fees, and FAQ

You can pick up our Waste Sample kits at our office: N.C. Cooperative Extension – Onslow County Center 4024 Richlands Hwy. …

Extension Needs Assessment

Cooperative Extension at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is conducting a statewide program needs assessment to determine how …

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Zebra Mussel Alert!

This is a re-post of information put out by N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission regarding zebra mussels in aquarium moss …

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