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Coping With Drought

Quick Tips: Plants response to short-term drought: wilting, marginal leaf scorch (browning along edges), and loss of some foliage. Plants …

Cook Your Fall Decorations

Don’t Toss Your Fall Decorations – Cook Them! I love Fall decorating, the colors, the use of fresh materials, all …

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The Teal Pumpkin Project

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Casseroles, in America, represent the efficient, inexpensive, one-dish meal, made to stretch ingredients and feed a lot of folks! …

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Fresh pears are abundant this time of year and you certainly do not want this nutritional treat to go …

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Honey Crisp, Pink Lady, or Granny Smith; no matter which variety is your favorite, apples are one of the …

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Each year we celebrate National Honey Bee Day, on the third Saturday in August. The celebration began in 2009 …

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Muscadine grapes originated in the Southeastern region of the United States and as you know are quite commonly grown …

Abundance of Banana Peppers!

Do you have more banana peppers than you think you possibly could ever eat? I am here to help!! …

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Medicare 101: Free Seminar July 14

SHIIP, the Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program, will be providing a free Medicare 101 Seminar here at the Cooperative …

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