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It's 4-H Project Record Time!

Now is the time to be thinking about putting the finishing touches on your project records. Achievement Night will …

Organic Lawn Care

New Organic Lawn Care Guide

We have posted a new “Organic Lawn Care Guide” publication. Natural or “organic” methods of lawn care can provide …

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Hay Bale Decorating Fun

Hay Bale Decorating Contest Entries are due at this link by November 23, 2020, at noon. Please let register to participate …

Fall Gardening Club Cabarrus County 4-H Club

Fall Gardening Club

Let’s get to digging in the Dirt! We will be exploring the fall growing season and how all youth can …

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Mile a Minute Quilt 4-H Class

Join us for an easy sew-along & quilt class. We will be making a “Mile A Minute Quilt”, which is …

District Winners

District Activity Day Results

Ciela Crane 14-18 Environmental Science Gold Tess Sullivan 14-18 Environmental Science Silver John Noyes 14-18 Family & Consumer Sciences Gold Tegan Martin 11-13 Health and Fitness Bronze Sunny Hogle 08-10 Horse Silver Claire Fischer 11-13 Horse Public Speaking Silver Brianna Osbourne 11-13 Horse Public Speaking Gold Katherine Jennings 14-18 Horse Public Speaking Gold Amani Bostic-Arrington 08-10 Livestock & Dairy Production Silver Emily Pennell 14-18 Open Class Gold Brooke Modesto 08-10 Public Speaking Gold Jasmine Olson 11-13 Public …

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Keeping Food Safe to Eat at Home

Foodborne illness is nearly 100 percent preventable if food is handled safely from the time it …

11/11/20

Pickle and Pickle Product Problems

This guide lists the problems that can arise in making sweet gherkin pickles and describes …

11/11/20For Safety's Sake

Thawing Food Safely

This factsheet describes how to safely thaw frozen foods.

11/11/20For Safety's Sake

Toilet Learning

This publication describes how to recognize a child's readiness for toilet learning and how parents …

11/4/20

Tips on Dealing With Stress

This publication offers tips on dealing with stress.

Expressing Feelings

Expressing feelings can lead to improved interpersonal relationships.

Balled and burlapped Fraser fir and white pine trees.

Selection and Care of Living Christmas Trees

One of the more enjoyable Christmas traditions is to replant a living Christmas tree into …

Model flow chart: identify issues, plan, deliver, evaluate

Extension Models: Exploring Proactive and Reactive Approaches

This publication provides definitions of the Program Planning and Evaluation Model and the Reactive Programming …

10/8/20