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A “FAIR” Fall Garden

I know what the outdoor thermometer says, but believe it or not, it is time to consider your fall …

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Walk With Me

This class is geared to help increase physical activity and provide motivational support through informational and activity sessions. Weekly …

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The Seasonal Shopper

There is nothing tastier than adding a fresh touch to your favorite meals! Including fresh fruits and vegetables in …

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Farm to Fork: Youth Edition

Have you or your family ever wondered where their favorite foods come from, or what makes their favorite dish …

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Cooking With Fresh Herbs

Cooking summer vegetables with fresh herbs is a delicious twist on summer produce. With the Robeson County Farmers Market …

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Instant Pot for Beginners

Several dates and times available – choose the one that works for you! Explore the exciting world of Instant Pot …

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Air Frying for Beginners

Several dates and times available – choose the one that works best for you! Explore the exciting world of air …

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Hypertufa Workshop

You may have heard about or seen hypertufa pots – now here is your chance to create your own! …

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Composting ABC’s

Want to learn the ABCs of composting? For the backyard gardener, we will discuss cold and hot composting, containers, …

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How Are You Doing…Now?

A little over a year ago, I wrote an article entitled “How are you Doing?” It seems a little …

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Stitchin’ With Extension

Stitchin’ With Extension June 10, 17, 24, July 1, & 8, 2021 10 a.m. to noon, 3 to 5 p.m., or …

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ServSafe Managers Food Safety

The registration fee of $125 (check or money order ONLY, made payable to N.C. Cooperative Extension of Robeson County) may …

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Being a Leader

Have you started thinking about what’s next? After the pandemic, after vaccinations, after we all feel like we can …

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Benefits of Raised Bed Gardening

Spring has finally arrived and warmer temperatures are luring us outside. I imagine you have also experienced the havoc …

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Summer Annuals

Tell me you live in North Carolina without telling me you live in North Carolina… I will go first! …

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