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2018 4-H Summer Fun

It is time to register for Hertford Counties 4-H Summer Fun! We have lots of activities for you to …

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2018 4-H Summer Camp

Interested in going to camp? We only have 1 spot left (female 8 – 12yrs old) so, if you …

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2018 Herter-O'Neal Scholarship Application

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) …

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Figure 1. Head louse.

Frequently Asked Questions About Head Lice

This factsheets offers questions and answers about head lice.

39 minutes agoBiting and Stinging Pests
Drawing of the life cycle of head lice.

Biology and Control of Human Lice

This Entomology Insect Note discusses the life cycle of human lice and how to treat …

44 minutes agoBiting and Stinging Pests
Drain fly adult

Drain Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes how to identify and control drain flies, a common nuisance …

7 days agoHousehold Pests
Illustration showing how plants stabilize stream banks

Options for Backyard Stream Repair

This publication discusses strategies and techniques for stabilizing stream banks where erosion is an issue.

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Figure 1. Southern devil scorpion, Vejovis carolinianus.

Scorpions in North Carolina

This factsheet covers the type of scorpions found in North Carolina and measures to take …

A food bank warehouse with boxes of produce.

Direct to Food Bank and Food Pantry Donations

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses food donations given …

7/20/18Local Foods
Figure 1. Some spiders build funnel-shaped webs on the ground, n

Spiders in and Around Homes

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

Insect Repellent Products

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