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Local Foods

The Davie County Center Local Foods contact is Colleen Church.

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What's in Season?

Check out these seasonal guides from the NC 10% Campaign Resources webpage and find local food at your nearby farmers …

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June Garden News

With June has come hotter, dryer weather. Even though we might get short storms and pop-up showers, rainfall this …

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Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden

Much success in growing tomatoes can be attributed to use of a few proven techniques. …

Growing Herbs for the Home Gardener

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This publication lists the references used in parts 1-4 of the Postharvest Handling and Cooling …

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Growing Blueberries in the Home Garden

Blueberries can be grown in home gardens anywhere in North Carolina if the right species …