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The Graham County Center Local Foods contact is Randy Collins.

Making Butter at Home

Making butter at home is easier than you think. Watch this short video to learn how to make butter …

gardening

Planting Calendar for WNC

Has coronavirus “slow down” got you thinking about doing some extra gardening this year, or maybe you’ve decided to …

gardening

Starting a Container Garden

Every month, “Homegrown” shares new videos featuring tips and tools from our Extension experts in three categories: In The …

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Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

Figure 1. Farm locations of study participants.

North Carolina Women’s Success in Agritourism: Turning Challenges into Opportunities

This publication presents the results of interviews with women in agritourism across North Carolina. It …

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Sheep and Goat Production for Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of sheep and goat production for small and beginning farmers …

Pastured Poultry For Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of pastured poultry production for small and beginning farmers in …

Pastured Pork For Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of pastured pork production for small and beginning farmers in …

Market Gardens For Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of market gardens for small and beginning farmers in North …

Fig Culture in North Carolina

The fig is native to the Mediterranean Basin. You may already be familiar with some …

7/9/21
Backyard composting bin

What CAN Be Composted?

List of items that can and cannot be composted at home.

6/17/21