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Cabarrus 4-H Summer Fling!

Registration is now live for our summer activities! Join in the fun with your local 4-H youth and adult volunteers …

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Cabarrus County 4-H Summer Leaders

Now accepting Summer Leader applications for youth ages 10+ to assist with our Summer Fling day camp program. See more …

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4-H Expressive Arts Contest

Show your creative side – enter an item (or a dozen) into our Expressive Arts Contest. Entries are due …

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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 …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Notas sobre el cultivo de arándanos en Carolina del Norte

pH bajo. Tierra ácida con un pH de 5.0 o menos para arándanos altos (Vaccinium …

Figure 1. Silverfish.

Silverfish and Firebrats

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Booklouse.

Booklice

This Entomology Insect Note contains information about booklice, a small household pest that feeds on …

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Earwigs.

Earwigs

This Entomology Insect Note offers information on how to identify and control earwigs in the …

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Springtail.

Springtails

This Entomology Insect Note discusses the life cycle, habits, and control of springtails in the …

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Camel cricket.

Camel Crickets

This Entomology Insect Note describes how to control camel crickets if they become an indoor …

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Drain fly adult

Drain Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes how to identify and control drain flies, a common nuisance …

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1a. Termites have no waist; ants have a narrow waist.

A Guide to House-Invading Ants and Their Control

Ants are probably the most common insect pests that invade our homes and become an …

3 weeks agoHousehold Pests