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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Extension Master Food Volunteer 2020 Training Class Scheduled

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Become an Extension Master Food Volunteer!  

You will be provided with extensive training during four days in the spring of 2020. Topics include - food safety, basic nutrition, meal planning, cooking techniques, physical activity and much more! &a...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

Help Fight the Spotted Lanternfly: Check Your Christmas Tree for Egg Masses

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If you purchased a Christmas tree that was not grown in Loudoun County, officials ask that you examine the tree to look for egg masses of the spotted lanternfly; an invasive insect that can affect agricultural and ornamental plants. 

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

Produce Safety training now open for registration

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This is a FREE interactive training for farmers, market vendors and farmers market managers.

WHEN:  February 21, 2020 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

WHERE:  Loudoun Extension Office:  750 Miller Dr. SE, Ste. F-3, Leesburg, VA &nb...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

ServSafe Manager training now open for registration.

The 8-hour Food Protection Manager Certification was developed by the Educational Foundation of the National Restaurant Association. The text, ServSafe® Manager Book, is part of the Foundation’s food safety program. After comple...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Annual Garden Symposium March 21, 2020

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Let's Get Growing!  Join us for a day of inspiration, information and insight.

The Extension Master Gardeners are proud to announce the spring line-up of Speakers for the 11th Annual Symposium, on March 21, 2020.

Ginger Woolrich –&nbs...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

My Backyard Program

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You probably know that pesticides and herbicides are powerful chemicals that can injure wildlife if overused.  But, did you know that over-fertilization and erosion are major threats to Virginia waterways and wildlife?   Carried with rai...

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