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Northern Nye and Esmeralda County News

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Cooperative Extension welcomes Jacob Holloway to northern Nye office9/3/2019
Extension Gardener Program educates future Master Gardeners4/4/2019
Free kits to test for deadly gas available through February2/12/2019
Nevada Radon Poster Contest open to students8/22/2018
Nevada Wildfire Awareness Month kicks off May 14/18/2018
Fascinated by Nevada’s crazy weather? Help meteorologists predict it3/15/2018
New website provides resources to help prevent early childhood obesity3/12/2018
Free kits to test for deadly gas available through February2/8/2018
Presentations teach radon safety and offer free radon test kits12/28/2017
El Niño and La Niña, what’s the difference?12/11/2017
Deadline approaching for Nevada Radon Poster Contest entries10/16/2017
Nevada Radon Poster Contest open to students8/30/2017
Youth encouraged to join 4-H clubs as new program year begins8/15/2017
Earn your Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential in 2018!6/9/2017
Locally grown hops preferred by brewers5/23/2017
Grow Your Own, Nevada classes return in April3/15/2017
2017 4-H Resident Summer Camp at Lake Tahoe3/13/2017
How to put your best fork forward!2/22/2017
Anne Lindsay appointed to Dietitian Advisory Group12/12/2016
Bare root fruit trees pre-orders available11/10/2016
Growing herbs indoors11/3/2016
Starting a food business workshop offered by Cooperative Extension10/13/2016
Starting a Food Business in Nevada workshop10/7/2016
Nevada Naturalist’s 2016 conference9/13/2016
Nevada Radon Poster Contest open to students8/25/2016
Cooperative Extension Receives 2016 Green Award8/8/2016
Meet Eureka County’s new Extension Educator7/13/2016
Family bingo night scheduled7/12/2016
Master Gardeners bring new life to Nellis AFB grove5/19/2016
Opportunity Village students train for jobs in child care4/29/2016
New social media accounts for Southern Area’s Cooperative Extension4/27/2016
Cooperative Extension’s Grow Your Own, Nevada classes return in May4/20/2016
Registration now open for Wildfire Awareness Half Marathon and 5K Runs in May4/19/2016
2016 4-H Resident camp at Lake Tahoe4/13/2016
Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math Day Camps scheduled4/4/2016
Cooperative Extension 4-H leaders launch rocket classes during Spring Break4/1/2016
25th Anniversary Chefs for Kids Dinner and Auction set for May 73/30/2016
Board of Regents grants tenure3/22/2016
Nevada Volunteers and Cooperative Extension host forums for volunteers3/22/2016
Cooperative Extension teaches pesticide applicators how to protect pollinators3/21/2016
Demonstration and Test Gardens in bloom3/18/2016
Caring for Easter lilies3/14/2016
Nation’s top trainer in sibling support will host event at Cooperative Extension2/24/2016
Master Gardeners offer special themed spring garden tours2/19/2016
Master Gardeners are ready to assist the community2/17/2016
Cooperative Extension offers free workshop on estate planning for ag businesses2/16/2016
Cooperative Extension hosts Nevada Agriculture Outlook2/16/2016
Reduce the radon health risk in your home1/26/2016
Carson Valley student takes first place in National Radon Poster Contest1/21/2016
Arborist certification prep and review series1/20/2016
Cooperative Extension offers classes for landscapers, nursery workers1/14/2016
Cooperative Extension pest control workshop focuses on vertebrate pests1/14/2016

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Appears in Desert Valley Times and Moapa Valley Progress

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Recap of the past years’ columns5/31/2016
Hot weather and your worm bin5/24/2016
Design your weed5/10/2016
Desert plant adaptations5/4/2016
Flowering cacti4/27/2016
Compost on established plants4/19/2016
Attracting beneficials4/11/2016
Why lettuce gets bitter4/5/2016
Milkweed, pollination and butterflies3/16/2016
Jerusalem artichokes3/8/2016
Place drainage holes in pots--not rocks!3/2/2016
Selecting different vegetables2/24/2016
New Zealand Spinach2/16/2016
Tomatoes-Time to Think2/8/2016
Late winter pruning1/26/2016
Wet winter, weedy spring1/19/2016
Trees and Shrubs1/13/2016
Some good trees for southern Nevada1/5/2016
When freezing plants damage our plants1/5/2016

Also see: Archive of Angela O'Callaghan's published columns.