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4-H February Newsletter

Please check out what’s happening in February 2020 and mark your calendar for upcoming events. 4-H Newsletter_February …

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4-H Winter Enrichment

Saturday, January 11, 2020 Load van: 8:30–8:45 a.m., return around 5 p.m. Registration Cost: $20 Registration Deadline: January 3 …

Hands to Larger Service

Richmond County 4-H is a youth development program designed to help kids between the ages of 5 and 18 …

Empowering Youth and Families

Empowering Youth and Families Program (EYFP) is planned to begin November 4, 2019 at the Extension office. Dinner will …

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4-H Science Adventures

5th graders from across the county attended a wonderful, science-based field trip at Millstone 4-H Camp. 4-H Science Adventures – …

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This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

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Maximizing the Durability of Athletic Fields

Durable athletic fields begin with sound construction and careful planning. Good management practices can increase …

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Baseball Field Layout and Construction

Knowing a few basics and having some appropriate tools is all that is necessary before …

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A Disaster Kit for Staying at Home

This publication covers the supplies you will need at home in the event of an …

6 days agoDisaster Preparedness
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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).


Questions to Ask When Purchasing Water Treatment Equipment

The home water treatment industry has expanded tremendously in recent years. New products are constantly …


Permeable Pavement: Research Update and Design Implications

As the use of permeable pavement increases in North Carolina, practitioners can look to research …

2/11/20Urban Waterways

Stormwater Wetland Design Update: Zones, Vegetation, Soil, and Outlet Guidance

These new design guidelines for stormwater wetlands focus on four design points: internal wetland zones, …

2/10/20Urban Waterways