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Cover photo for 2022 Extension Master Gardener Training

2022 Extension Master Gardener Training

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Cumberland County is pleased to announce the return of Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteer training in January …

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Fair Booth Takes 1st Place!

After many weeks of planning, securing supplies, and getting information ready for handouts, the Master Gardener℠ volunteers in Cumberland …

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Tobacco Research Referendum

The Cumberland County Tobacco Research Referendum will be held at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Cumberland County on November 18, …

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Cross Pollination Facts

Through the years, on several occasions I have been asked questions like the following: “How far apart should I …

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Visit NC Farms App

N.C. Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County is excited to announce the launch of the Visit NC Farms App for Cumberland …

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Community Health Assessment

The Cumberland County Department of Public Health is collecting residents’ opinions through the Community Health Assessment (CHA) survey. The CHA …

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Freezer Jam: Perfect for Beginners

There has been much interest in the preservation of fresh fruits and vegetables, and folks are looking for instructions …

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To Prune or Not to Prune?

Crape Myrtle Pruning and Training You’re driving through your neighborhood and there you see it…someone did a hacksaw job of …

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The Art of Kokedama

Create mini gardens in your home using a modern Japanese gardening method called Kokedama. On March 23, 2021, from …

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Scholarship Opportunity

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) …

Small Farms Week Food Drive

In an effort to address the food insecurity created by COVID-19, N.C. A&T State University and N.C. Cooperative Extension …

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