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Some young visitors enjoy hanging out with the goat kids at Celebrity Dairy. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Celebrity Dairy Open Barn This Weekend! popular

Every year around Valentine’s Day Celebrity Dairy invites the public out to the farm to see the newborn goats and enjoy an afternoon at a working farm that makes award-winning goat cheese. The 2016 MORE »

Salad from local veggies and edible flowers. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Survey for Specialty Crop Producers popular

Note: This survey is intended for farmers who grow vegetables, herbs, fruits, nuts, cut flowers, and/or nursery and greenhouse crops. Announcement from the North Carolina Agriculture and Forestry Adaptation Work Group: North Carolina ranks in MORE »

Sweet combo of native climbing aster and coral honeysuckle in the pollinator garden in mid-November

Fall in the Pollinator Garden popular

Photos by Debbie Roos, Chatham County Cooperative Extension In late 2008, I planted a demonstration pollinator garden at Chatham Mills to provide forage habitat for pollinators such as honey bees, native bees, butterflies, MORE »

Carpenter bee on Jin Dai aster

Pollinator Garden Tour October 21

Wednesday October 21 at 5:00 pm Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The garden was designed to provide MORE »

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Blueberry Pruning DemonstrationSat Feb 27, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 3 weeks away
Fruit Tree Pruning DemonstrationSat Mar 12, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 month away
Farm to Fork Picnic WeekendFri Jun 3 - Sun Jun 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
various locations
— 4 months away
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