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The Trees Are Full of Worms

We are fortunate to have plenty of large, beautiful trees here in Burke County. The rich, green of their …

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Nickels for Know-How Referendum

The Burke County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Spring Williams-Byrd, Burke County Cooperative Extension …

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4-H Summer Fun - Chefs in Training

At the beginning of August, 4-H and community youth participated in a weeklong cooking class at the Extension office. …

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69th Annual 4-H Electric Congress

The 69th annual 4-H Electric Congress was held July 12-15 in Asheville, NC. Burke County 4-Hers Pate Pollard, Nick …

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National Watermelon Day 2016

August 3rd 2016 is National Watermelon Day and to celebrate properly, you will need to purchase the perfect watermelon. But …

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Powdery Mildew Is Back in Burke

The all too familiar powdery mildew calls are starting to come in. People always start off by stating that …

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Summer Annuals

Livestock producers can use summer annual forages to supplement cool season forages during the gap in summer production. Fescue …

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November Newsletter

November Happenings Keep up with what’s happening at the Burke County Center. Workshops, Meetings, Staff Updates, and More! Click HERE to sign …

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Earwigs

Every caller starts the conversation off in the same way: “I have this horrible looking bug and it looks …