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COVID-19: Farming Resources

PAGE TOPICS Introduction General COVID-19 Knowledge How Can I Help My Community? Food Safety Staff Management and Labor Supply Chain Statewide Farmers market status Financial Help Alternative Sales Automation …

Pesticide Disposal Day

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Macon County, will hold a pesticide disposal/collection day in cooperation with the N.C. Department of …

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