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4-H Awards Day Celebration

Congratulations to ALL of our 4-H members, volunteers, and supporters who were recognized for their outstanding achievements for 2019! On …

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A NEW Look for Pumpkin-Palooza 2020

The 2nd Annual 4-H Pumpkin-Palooza is scheduled for October 2020. To follow the guidelines of social distancing due to the pandemic …

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NC 4-H Going Abroad?

Are you interested in learning more about the NC 4-H Outbound Exchange Program? NC 4-H has opportunities for current …

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4-H Egg-Cellent Egg Contest

The Southeast 4-H and Livestock Region are EGG-cited to bring you the first 4-H Egg-cellent Egg Contest. 4-H …

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Thank You for Your Support

On behalf of New Hanover County 4-H, thank you for your kind and generous donation of food, clothes, etc. …

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A Summary of the National 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Initiative

This publication summarizes an evaluation of the 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway …

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Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …

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Extension Models: Exploring Proactive and Reactive Approaches

This publication provides definitions of the Program Planning and Evaluation Model and the Reactive Programming …

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Managing the Impact of Floodwater Contaminants on Soil and Produce in Residential, Community, and School Vegetable Gardens

This publication discusses how floods can affect food gardens. In it, you'll find recommendations for …

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Myths and Facts About the National Flood Insurance Program

This publication clears up misconceptions about federal flood insurance and the National Flood Insurance Program.

Your Water Supply: Well Construction and Protection

This guide describes common types of well construction in North Carolina and offers advice for …

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Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In central North Carolina almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully …


Hurricane Preparedness

The key to surviving a hurricane is preparation. This factsheet takes you through the thought …