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Messy Bouquets

It can be intimidating to put together a flower arrangement. With a little guidance, anyone can put together a …

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6 Tips for Gut Health

If you have digestive issues, you’re not alone. Around one-third of the population lives with digestive problems, many without …

Eating Seasonally and Locally

Eating Seasonally and Locally

A Budget-Friendly Guide to Eating Fresh, Local, Produce. Dr. Alice Ammerman, professor in the Gillings School’s Department of Nutrition has recently …

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Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere

Just like leaf peeping and sipping apple cider, carving and eating pumpkins contribute to the excitement of autumn. Now …

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Correct Potential Hazards Before a Disaster

During and right after a disaster, any household item that can move, fall, break, or …

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Figure 1. A typical hot-water heating system.

Getting into Hot Water: A Practical Guide to Hot-Water Heating Systems

This publication provides the operator of a hot-water heating system with important basic information about …

3 days ago

Insect Repellent Products

This document is presented to answer some commonly asked questions about repellents and mechanical devices …

Getting the Most from Your Tax Refund

The decisions you make at tax time determine how much of any tax refund money …

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Energy Pellets: A Heating Fuel Resource for North Carolina Farms and Homes

This publication explains the pelleting process and considerations for consumers interested in either developing small-scale …

7/15/19

Sweet Sorghum Ethanol Production

This factsheet describes how to process mature sweet sorghum into ethanol and how this process …

7/15/19

Washing and Sanitizing Kitchen Items

This factsheet offers instructions for cleaning and sanitizing kitchen dishes, utensils, and cooking implements after …

7/11/19Disaster Recovery

Brief Instructions for Freezing Fruit

This publication covers best freezing practices for a variety of fruits.

7/10/19