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USDA Farm Payment Program

USDA Farm Payment Program Livestock, vegetable, fruit, nursery, Christmas tree, and other producers are eligible for financial assistance from the …

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Butchery Basics for Home Consumers

Butchery Basics for Home Consumers January 19, 2020 • 10 a.m.-noon • Online Presenters: Ross Flynn, Left Bank Butchery; Lee Menius, …

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Madison County COVID-19 Food Relief

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Madison County partnered with a local fermenting LLC to produce ferments in our N.C. Department of …

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Madison County Value Added Center

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Saving Milk

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Pumpkin Bites and Did You Know?

Pumpkin Bites Ingredients 2 cups oats 1/2 cup canned pumpkin puree 1/4 cup almond butter or peanut butter 1/4 cup chia seeds 1/4 cup pumpkin …

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Pressure Canner Gauge Testing

Canning season is NOT over! You can CAN all year long! Just bring your pressure canner gauge into the office …

Quick Pickled Red Onions

Quick Pickled Red Onions are so quick and easy to make and so tasty. If you have an extra …

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Livestock Newsletter Summer / Fall 2020

Livestock Newsletter Articles Included: Looking Back on 2019 How to Combat Mud in Feed Areas Seed Choices How Much is She Costing You? Problem Places Hay …

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Gardening 101

Join Elizabeth Ayers, Agriculture Extension Agent for Madison County while she talks about the basics of Gardening 101. This …

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