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4-H Happy Holidays Workshop

Johnston County 4-H will be hosting a Holiday Workshop for youth ages 5 – 10 on Wednesday, November 22, …

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4-H Merry Market

We are in the final week before our largest 4-H Fundraiser, Saturday October 28th. Our Craft and Vendor Show …

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Solar PV Education Meeting

JOHNSTON COUNTY COOPERATIVE EXTENSION TO HOST SOLAR PV EDUCATION MEETING From: Bryant Spivey, County Extension Director 919-989-5380 A solar education meeting will explain …

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NCSU Research Study - Kitchen Practices

NCSU will be performing a research study starting October 31st and continuing through November 9th. The researchers will be studying participants’ kitchen …

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2017 Fruit and Nut Tree Sale!

The Johnston County Fall Fruit and Nut Tree Sale will begin Oct. 2, 2017 through Nov. 30, 2017 at …

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National Youth Science Day

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment. Every year thousands of youth take …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Figure 1. Kudzu bugs are found in 95 of North Carolina's 100 cou

Kudzu Bug - A Nuisance and Agricultural Pest

This Entomology Insect Note describes the identification, biology, behavior and control of the kudzu bug.

2 weeks agoHousehold Pests

Mold Testing

This publication discusses the pros and cons of mold testing in a home.

3 weeks ago
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Spiders in and Around Homes

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying spiders and how to control them indoors.

Brief Instructions for Freezing Fruit

This publication covers best freezing practices for a variety of fruits.


Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …


Controlling Damage in Pesticide Storage Facilities on the Farm

This publication for farmers covers the guidelines to deal with pesticide storage facilities that may …

Pesticides on work clothing and protective gloves

Handling and Cleaning Up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

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


This publication provides pictures and descriptions of snakes found in North Carolina.