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Fall 2018 Healthy Family Newsletter

Want to know what’s happening with Family and Consumer Sciences in Macon County? Julie Sawyer, Area Extension Agent, Family …

Mosquito Control Around the Home

Mosquitoes are important pests because their biting activity often interferes with outdoor activities. They may transmit disease organisms to …

Pesticide Disposal Day

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

2018 4-H Spring Plant Sale

Each year Macon County 4-H sells great fruit and berry plants to our families and the community. Our Annual …

Apple Grafting Workshop

The Macon County Center of N.C. Cooperative Extension will hold a grafting workshop on Tuesday, March 13. The class …

Live Tree Care

If you choose to buy a live Christmas tree, pick a species that will live and grow well on …

Jellied Products Class

If you are interested in learning to make jam, preserves, jelly, marmalades or conserves, this class is for you. …

More Garden Annuals

Annuals are easy to grow, add a bright spot of color in the garden. You may want to try: * …

Canning Season Checklist

Spring has arrived and gardens will be overflowing with fresh produce before we know it. Now is a great …

What's in Season?

As our roadside stands and tailgate markets start to open up for the season keep an eye out for …

Cover photo for February Is American Heart Month!

February Is American Heart Month!

February is American Heart Month! While some may have visions of chocolate hearts, boxes of candy, valentines and candy …

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