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The Hype on Hemp

As most have heard by now, it became possible to legally grow industrial hemp in North Carolina in 2017 …

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2019 Landscapers Workshop

Thursday, January 31, 2019, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. N.C. Cooperative Extension, Caldwell County Center Join us for an all-day Landscapers Workshop on January …

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Get Your Live Christmas Tree!

It is great to live in Caldwell County. We are close to the mountains, there are several lakes we …

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