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Rose sawfly on a rose leaf. Photo: SD Frank

Sawflies on Roses

For the past several weeks I have noticed damage to the leaves of my roses. Each year this happens and …

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Plant a Row for the Hungry

Attention McDowell Vegetable Gardeners: We suffer from obesity and food insecurity in McDowell County. I encourage gardeners to plant an …

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McDowell County Local Foods Directory

North Carolina Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center is working on creating an online local foods directory. If you want your …

Safety First

McDowell County Cooperative Extension hosted its annual Safety Field Day on October 1 -2 for eighth-graders from East and …

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4-H Volunteers Needed!!!

McDowell County 4-H needs volunteers. If you are interested in giving back to your community by starting a 4-H …

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2014 4-H Enrollment Forms

2014 4-H enrollment forms are due to the 4-H office October 1, 2013. Enrollment forms are required each year. Forms …