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NCDA&CS Hotline Available for Farmers

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has activated its Agriculture weather emergency hotline to help connect farmers …

Garden Recovery After a Flood

There is an increased risk of E. coli, Listeria, Vibrio, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, and Norovirus when eating produce from …

Safe Food After a Flood

Safe Food After Flooding

As individuals go through their kitchen and start to sift through their food, there are certain foods that are …

Kitchen Clean Up After a Flood

Communities in Western North Carolina are dealing with floodwater damage and need to know important food safety information as …

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Be Prepared

The most important thing that you can do to protect yourself and your property is to be prepared for …

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COVID-19 Resources

NC State Extension’s Food Safety site has compiled some resources that provide best practices for preparing for COVID-19. These …

Are You Prepared for Wildfire

This week the Drought Monitor map indicates that large portions of North Carolina are drying out. Even after a …

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This factsheet explains how you can set up and maintain a worm composting bin for …

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

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Water Quality and Professional Turfgrass Managers

Although groundwater and surface waters are rarely polluted by turfgrass pesticides, turf managers should consider …

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This publication will help you care for your lawn in ways that prevent and reduce …