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Fire Ants Workshop

WHAT TO DO? Monday, March 19, 2018 6:30 p.m. – Halifax Community College Room 108 2 hours D, K, L, N, X …

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Calling All Backyard Farmers!

Join us for this informative three session workshop about producing food in your own backyard. Horticulture agent Victoria Neff …

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