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Turn Veggies into Pancakes

Gazing in the fridge, I’ve gotta admit the veggies “that need to be eaten” sometimes just don’t seem that …

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Learn More About Gardening!

Would you like to learn more about Gardening? Unity Park and Community Gardens and the Master Gardener℠ volunteers of …

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Wasps at Porch Lights

In recent weeks we’ve been getting a lot of messages regarding large wasps coming to porch lights. In all …

Participants at Caldwell County 4-H’s “Egg-Cellent Poultry” camp pose after an egg and spoon race. In addition to learning about poultry and food science, games were a highlight for youth and teen leaders who attended the program in July 2021.

Youth Learn about Eggs, Poultry

What is “egg-cellent” about poultry? Youth who participated in a two-day 4-H camp all about poultry during July can …

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Energize With Pasta

Spaghetti with meat sauce and garlic bread is a traditional family favorite. Simple, inexpensive and accepted by all. And …

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Caldwell County Farmers Markets

Caldwell County Farmers Market Saturdays, 6 a.m. to 12 p.m., May through December Behind County offices at 904 West Ave Lenoir, NC 28645 Contact: carlamcginnis0714@gmail.com …

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