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Learning How to Budget

Did you know it often takes three months of budgeting before you really get the hang of it? Try …

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¡No Hay Obstáculo Que Usted No Pueda Vencer!

¡No hay obstáculo que usted no pueda vencer! Aquí tiene unos consejitos para mantenerse activo: https://go.ncsu.edu/supera_barreras (There’s no obstacle you can’t …

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Being Active Has Benefits

Why is being active so important? There are lots of good reasons to be physically active, including: sleep improvement, …

150 minutes of exercise

150 Minutes Each Week...

Moving more is a simple way to increase your physical activity each week. Take the stairs instead of the …

Choose to Eat Healthy

Choosing Healthier Goals

Choosing healthier goals makes creating positive & lasting changes easier. So, when it comes to our health, let’s all …

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Stress Relief

We can all use some stress relieving ideas at times! Check out a few tips if you’re stuck in …

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Shop Your Pantry

Do you struggle with overpaying at the grocery store? Shopping your pantry first and creating meal plans from that …

Control your finances

Administre Mejor su Dinero

El dinero es una herramienta que nos ayuda a tener lo que necesitamos y lo que queremos. Siga estos …

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Living Well Calendar

Share our Living Well Calendar with a friend! See these great tips to improve your life and the life …

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What Is Living Well?

The National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences declares March Living Well month. During this month these professionals …

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Marzo es el Mes para Vivir Mejor

La Asociación Nacional de Extensión de Ciencias de la Familia y el Consumidor (NEAFCS) ha declarado el mes de …

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Homeowner’s Guide to Managing Diseases Using Fungicides, Bactericides, and Alternative Products

This publication provides homeowners with recommended chemical control options to use in combination with an …

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Figure 1. A conventional septic system.

Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

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Septic System Owner's Guide

If you use a septic system or if you are buying a home with a …

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Figure 1. Adult fungus gnat.

Fungus Gnats Indoors

This Entomology Insect Note provides information on the identification and control of fungus gnats in …

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Rainwater Harvesting: Guidance for Homeowners

A rainwater harvesting system captures stormwater runoff, often from a rooftop, and stores the water …

2/24/21Urban Waterways
Figure 1. Mosquito life cycle.

Mosquito Control Around Homes and in Communities

This Entomology Insect Note addresses mosquito biology and how to control mosquitoes around homes and …

Keeping Food Safe to Eat at Home

Foodborne illness is nearly 100 percent preventable if food is handled safely from the time it …

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Pickle and Pickle Product Problems

This guide lists the problems that can arise in making sweet gherkin pickles and describes …

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