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It’s safe to say that the nation is in crisis. The coronavirus is a real epidemic. It will likely get much worse over the next month or two. Despite the punditry of cable news to the contrary, the coronavirus cannot be dismissed as just another type of flu. We all wish that this were so, but…

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Thinking about starting a garden? Late April through early May is a great time to plant warm-season vegetables like tomatoes, cucumbers, and peppers. Don’t let mother nature trick you into planting too early. Here are some tips to keep in mind:

It is so much cheaper to buy whole carrots, a bag of onions and a bunch of celery than buying them already cut up. Have you ever thrown out rotting vegetables because you didn’t use them fast enough? In this day and time we need to start thinking about how we can save money and cut down on w…

Editor’s Note: Chowan County Cooperative Extension is launching a new series called Home-Insteading. We’re focusing on educational topics that encourage at-home learning and hands-on activity. For more information about our local program and how to connect, visit chowan.ces.ncsu.edu . More o…

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