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We're Collecting School Supplies!

We’re collecting school supplies for Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace’s 2021 Back to School Community Day. Please consider donating …

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Our 2021 Report to the Community

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Durham County Center has released our 2021 Report to the Community: A Season to Overcome. This …

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Register Now for 4-H Summer Fun!

Every year we offer a variety of low-cost summer camps that help youth develop important life skills. This summer …

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Support Durham County Today!

Today, Wednesday, March 24, 2021, we are celebrating North Carolina State University’s annual Day of Giving! Durham County friends …

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Chai- Just Like Auntie Made It

If you didn’t watch last week’s Gardening & Grub: All things Food with Cheralyn Berry, you missed learning all …

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Guiding Your Young Children

This factsheet describes different parenting styles and lists suggested measures parents can take to discipline …

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Dogs and Turfgrass Interactions

This publication answers common questions dog owners may have about lawn care. Topics include what …

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Preschooler Development

This publication describes the physical, emotional and mental changes that preschoolers experience. It provides information …

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After the Flood: Inspect, Purge, and Disinfect Your Well

This factsheet offers instruction on what to do with your well after a flood.

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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

3 weeks ago

Home Composting with Earthworms

Earthworms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …


What to Do If You Lose Your Job: Preparing for the Search

This factsheet offers information on what to do if you lose your job.

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What CAN Be Composted?

List of items that can and cannot be composted at home.