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    Retain Your Rain Project
    Retain Your Rain Project , article

    Calling all nonprofits, civic leagues, churches and other local organizations – it’s time to apply for this fall’s Retain Your Rain Project grant! Take the first step towards building that neighborhood garden or planting trees on your street. Apply before September 1 for the opportunity to receive up to $2500 from the City of Norfolk towards the environmental project of your choice.

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    Home Food Preservation Course
    Home Food Preservation Course , article

    Interested in learning to preserve your own food? This short self-paced course will provide participants with the basic knowledge of safe home food preservation methods. It will discuss the science behind the specific methods that are used for home food preservation and introduce the learner to various methods of home food preservation (canning, freezing, dehydration, fermentation) using step-by-step guidance.

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    Home Vegetable Gardening Resources
    Home Vegetable Gardening Resources , article

    Are you a new or experienced Virginia vegetable gardener? Virginia Cooperative Extension can help.