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Grilled asparagus

10 Ways to Enjoy Asparagus

You may love asparagus and if you do, you’ll find some delicious recipes to try in this publication (see …

Be Aware of Phishing Scams

Beware of COVID-19 Phishing Scams Phishing scams are something that we should be vigilant of at all times. But it …

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Boredom Busters With Kids

Boredom Busters More and more families are finding themselves staying at home, trying to avoid germs themselves, and also trying …

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Lovely Lettuces

Lettuces are an excellent crop for beginners who want to learn more about growing vegetables. They are a minimal …

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4-H Poultry Judging

4-H Poultry Judging and Avian Bowl competitions are for ages 8-18. Our virtual practice sessions are open to families …

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Planting Calendar for WNC

With so many of us changing our daily routines and general practices, many of us are thinking about what …

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4-H Small Fruit Sale-CANCELED

Where: N.C. Cooperative Extension of Rutherford County office Taking orders now, come by the office or call 828-287-6010. Pick Up Dates: March 25, …


Incredible Edible Kale

Kale, Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group), is one of the healthiest vegetables you can eat—one serving is both low in calories …