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Lawn Care Questions

I thought about the questions that have been coming into the Caldwell Extension Center this past week. I realized …

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Safe Plates Class Offered

NC Safe Plates is a new Food Safety Manager Certification Course developed by NC State University and an alternative …

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Nature's Notebook

When I see daffodils popping out of the ground, it lets me know spring is starting to peek through …

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What Are Microgreens?

Sprouts, microgreens, and baby greens are very young, tender plants, used as salads or garnishes on many types of …

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Fire Ants Q&A

More fire ant mounds are being discovered in Caldwell County since the first one was found last fall. It is …

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4-H is Alive and Well!

Many times when I tell people that I am a 4-H Agent their first response is “Wow, 4-H is …

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Winter Q&A With Seth Nagy

Last week we had frigid temperatures. The freezing conditions sparked two interesting questions. Question: What are the two trees growing …

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2018 Southern Farm Show

The Caldwell Farm Bureau (http://www.ncfb.org/Counties/Caldwell) has chartered a bus for Caldwell farmers and residents to attend the show. The …

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Gardener's Resolutions

As you take time this winter to reflect on what went well and what didn’t this past year, don’t …