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Health & Nutrition

Extension offers a wealth of educational programs that address public health issues, improve economic well-being, and help people make healthier, better-informed decisions. Programs range from local foods, food safety, and food preservation to gardening and environmental efforts.

Fall Into Fitness

Fall Into Fitness FALL INTO FITNESS CHALLENGE Join me for this 6 week challenge. Participants will receive healthy eating and exercise …

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Learn to Grow in Your Space

Are you new to the area? Have you been here all your life but you’re having trouble in the …

Farmers Market Tour

Join us for a FREE tour of the Leroy James Farmers Market in Greenville, N.C. Learn more about the …

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Eat Smart Move More, Take Control

Eat Smart, Move More, Take Control Eat Smart, Move More, Take Control serves adults across North Carolina. The program is …

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Heart Disease Month

Protect Your Heart! February is the perfect opportunity to focus on conditions that affect the heart. Heart disease is a …

Recent Publications related to Health & Nutrition

Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

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Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative Extension

This publication provides information and success stories related to food banks, food pantries, food donation …

1/25/18Local Foods

Master Gardener Volunteers and Community / Home Gardens

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses using community and …

1/10/18Local Foods

Best Practices for Utilizing Local Food in Nutrition Education and Cooking Classes

This publication provides practical tips on how to promote health eating by incorporating fresh, local …

1/10/18Local Foods

Insect Repellent Products

This document is presented to answer some commonly asked questions about repellents and mechanical devices …

4-H Chicken Donation: Embryology to Harvesting

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses 4-H projects that …

11/16/17Local Foods

Food Pantry Produce Markets

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses setting up a …

11/16/17Local Foods

Venison Donation Programs

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses venison donation programs …

11/16/17Local Foods