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Farm Transition Tactics

William Hamilton is a 15-year veteran dealing with farmland in North Carolina, specializing in a wide array of issues …

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Meal Prep Resources

What should I make for dinner tonight? We have so many leftovers, how long can it stay in the …

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Rosemary

Last week I successfully harvested my rosemary and wanted to use it in a new recipe. Lately I have …

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Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Hi everyone, its Patti, the Family and Consumer Sciences Agent. This week I wanted to show you guys how …

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Water Bath Canning Workshop

Many foods can be safely canned using the water bath canning method. This simple method can be used to …

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Quarantine Closet Clean-out

Hi everyone, it’s Patti, the Family and Consumer Sciences Agent. I decided this week I wanted to step out …

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Chicken Nuggets

Are you looking for a quick and healthy weeknight meal? Well look no further, I’ve got just what you …

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