Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Grass in a lawn

Grasses for Your Lawn and Beyond

Fall is an excellent time for gardening in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. Many homeowners renovate tall fescue …

Children friendship concept with happy girl kids in the park having fun sitting under tree shade playing together enjoying good memory and moment of student lifestyle with friends in school time day

4-H Volunteer Training Series, Fall 2018

Join our action-packed training series to learn the “Key Ingredients: Essential Elements of Positive Youth Development.” 4-H Club leaders, Extension …

Cover photo for Gardening Resources for You!

Gardening Resources for You!

Spring is an exciting time for gardeners. As the weather warms up, we are all ready to get our …

Recent Publications related to Community

Basic hive equipment.

How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

Beekeeping is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime that is relatively inexpensive to get started. …

4 days ago
Pesticides on work clothing and protective gloves

Handling and Cleaning up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

This publication offers guidelines if a recent storm resulted in water damage to a pesticide …

6 days agoDisaster Recovery
Furniture piled in front of house after flood

Dealing With Snakes After a Storm

This publication offers tips to deal with snakes, both indoors and outdoors, during the recovery …

6 days agoDisaster Recovery
Gardeners work in a community garden.

Food Garden Design

This publication, chapter 4 of Collard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food …

6 days ago

Myths and Facts About the National Flood Insurance Program

This publication clears up misconceptions about federal flood insurance and the National Flood Insurance Program.

2 weeks agoDisaster Preparedness

National Flood Insurance Programs

This publication offers some information about the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

2 weeks agoDisaster Preparedness

Should You Buy Flood Insurance?

This publication discusses the National Flood Insurance Program, as well as a flood insurance policies …

2 weeks agoDisaster Preparedness

Traveling Safely by Car in an Emergency

This publication offers a checklist of items to ensure your car is in working order …

2 weeks agoDisaster Preparedness