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Summer Adult Education Series 2019

Published by Leslie Peck / June 24, 2019

Join N.C. Cooperative Extension to learn about gardening through the Adult Education classes held at Tanglewood Park.

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4-H Innovation Station

Published by April Bowman / June 19, 2019

Forsyth County youth participated in the Innovation Station from NC A&T State University where they got to use 3D printers, learn about magnets and more.


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Improving Pastures Field Day - Forsyth County, July 8, 2019

Published by April Bowman / June 17, 2019

Learn about improving pastures through best management practices, pasture evaluation, and more on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Beth Tucker's Farm at 7255 Watkins Ford Road, Kernersville, NC.

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Is that a Cottonmouth? No, not around here!

Published by Phyllis B. Smith / June 14, 2019

Yes, it’s a watersnake, and yes, it often displays a nasty temperament, but it’s not a cottonmouth. This nonvenomous watersnake is a common resident of aquatic habitats throughout the Piedmont, Mountains and parts of the Coastal Plain of North Carolina. Click on the picture to learn more.


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Community Garden Directory Update! Garden leaders, please submit updates by July 1, 2019!

Published by Megan Gregory / June 13, 2019

Forsyth Community Gardening is updating our Map & Directory, and we need your help! We ask that ALL community gardens please take a few minutes to submit an updated Directory entry online between June 15, 2019 – July 1, 2019.

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Is it a Worm, or is it a Snake?

Published by Phyllis Smith / June 7, 2019

As one of our smallest snakes, the worm snake is often mistaken for its namesake. Like an earthworm, it never bites, so go ahead and take a closer look before it quickly wiggles away. Click on the photo to find out how to know if you’re seeing a shiny reptile as opposed to a slimy worm.

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