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Hop Into April's Growing Chatham

Hop into April’s Growing Chatham! Looking for fun, educational activities for your children? Read Growing Chatham to see what 4-H …

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NC State Day of Giving 03-23-22

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Gobble Into Growing Chatham!

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Respirator Fit Testing Day

Chatham, Durham, and Randolph Counties will be hosting a Respirator Fit Testing Day on November 5, 2021, from 9 …

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Changes for Forage Testing

If you’re planning on sending forage samples for analysis in the next two months, be aware that the North …

2021 V Credit Pesticide Classes

Need to renew your private pesticide applicator license this year? Join us on August 16 or September 9, 2021, …

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Heat Stress in Your Herd

Summer time brings beach days and waves, but it also brings high temperatures that can negatively affect your livestock. …

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This publication covers the basics of leasing land for farming operations, from both a landowner …

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