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Direct Marketing for Farmers - 101

Direct Marketing for Farmers – 101 Online – Thursday, May 14, 2020, 1–2:30 p.m. Have you been thinking of selling your …

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Pasture Pork Info

Pasture Pork Have you thought about raising pigs? Whether you want to raise pigs for you and your family or …

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Mount Vernon Community Garden

“Wineka column: Vision for ‘edible landscape’ comes together at Mount Vernon Community Garden“, Article and Images in SalisburyPost.com Brenda Chunn …

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Grants, Plants, & Webinars!

Meat & Produce Donations On behalf of N.C. Cooperative Extension in Madison County, we are grateful for the ways in …

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Food Preservation Made Easy!

Learn to preserve your own food using the most recent evidence-based information to assure a safe, quality product for …

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How Can I Donate Food?

If you’re interested in helping those in need with meat and produce from the farm, the information below has …

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Farmer Resources in COVID-19

Farmer Resources COVID-19 NEW Produce Availability Service To Growers The North Carolina Department of Agriculture is aware that farmers have seen …

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How Do I Blanch Vegetables?

Q: How do I blanch vegetables? A: Blanching (scalding vegetables in boiling water or steam for a short time) is …

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