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Hammerhead Worm (Bipalium kewense) Picture from Matt Bertone NCSU

Aliens Among Us?

Some things that you see in horticulture just don’t seem natural…sometimes they almost seem like they are alien! Have you …

drying herbs

Dehydrating Class (Herbs)

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Cover photo for Hyde County Fall 2020 Newsletter

Hyde County Fall 2020 Newsletter

Please see below for the Fall 2020 Newsletter form the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Hyde County. If you would like …

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