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Che Buono/a!- Italian Delicious Dishes!

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County Center is excited to offer the second cooking workshop in our International Cooking series – …

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Figs for the Home Landscape

Join the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County Center staff for an informational workshop “Figs for the Home Landscape” on Wednesday …

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Home Muscadine Production and Care

Home Muscadine Production and Care Muscadines are a sweet southern delicacy that can be grown in the home garden. Learn …

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Small Space Gardening

Join the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County Center staff for Small Space Gardening, one of the ever popular Better Living …

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Agricultural Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for candidates for induction into the Cumberland County Agricultural Hall of Fame for 2024. The …

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2024 Better Living Series

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension is excited to announce the return of the ever popular Better Living Series. The Better Living …

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2023 Young Farmer of the Year

Continuing a long family tradition of agriculture, Jessica Gillis Lee operates Gillis Hill Produce in the Seventy-First area of …

2023 Hall of Fame Inductee

Joseph H. Gillis, Sr. 2023 Hall of Fame Inductee

Joseph H. Gillis was inducted into the Cumberland County Agricultural Hall of Fame in a ceremony held at the Judge E. Maurice Braswell Cumberland County Courthouse this morning. Gillis was recognized …

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Beginning Beekeeping Course

What are worker bees? What is their job in the hive? How many Queens are in the hive? How do you …

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Download the NC Farm App!

With more than 80 communities and four state farmers markets on the Visit NC Farms App, do you really …

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“Co-OPerative Solutions” Open House

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