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Pressure Canner Gauge Testing

If you plan to use your dial gauge pressure canner this season, don’t forget to have the dial tested. …

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Virtual Walking Challenge 2020

The Faithful Families virtual walking challenge launched Monday, June 8 and it’s not too late to sign up, as …

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4-H Summer Opportunities for Youth

This summer, NC 4-H will be offering many virtual opportunities for our 4-H’ers to participate in statewide events and …

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Setting “SMART” Goals

The idea of “getting fit” can be intimidating, but setting “SMART” goals can help keep us motivated to move …

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Economic Impact Payments

Have you received your Economic Impact Payment yet? Would you like to receive it sooner? If so, check out …

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It's Strawberry Season!

Local strawberries are in season now and there are so many delicious ways you can prepare them. You can …

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Home Food Preservation Resources

This food-storage quick guide will help you avoid food waste. There’s a lot of confusion about how long food …

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This publication offers tips on dealing with stress.

Expressing Feelings

Expressing feelings can lead to improved interpersonal relationships.

Toilet Learning

This publication describes how to recognize a child's readiness for toilet learning and how parents …

8/26/20

Myths and Facts About the National Flood Insurance Program

This publication clears up misconceptions about federal flood insurance and the National Flood Insurance Program.

Your Water Supply: Well Construction and Protection

This guide describes common types of well construction in North Carolina and offers advice for …

8/14/20

Pickle and Pickle Product Problems

This guide lists the problems that can arise in making sweet gherkin pickles and describes …

8/13/20For Safety's Sake

Thawing Food Safely

This factsheet describes how to safely thaw frozen foods.

8/13/20For Safety's Sake

Keeping Food Safe to Eat at Home

Foodborne illness is nearly 100 percent preventable if food is handled safely from the time it …

8/13/20