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Introduction to Plant Identification

The Path to Successful Gardening Six Week Course taught by Bryce Lane NCSU Professor & Lecturer Emeritus, Dept. of Horticultural Science Location JC …

Upcoming Garden Adventure

Would you like to see how mushrooms are grown? Or maybe you’d like to sit down to supper with …

Disaster Preparedness

Don’t let a natural disaster catch you unprepared. Help Your Family Prepare Before a Disaster. Don’t be reluctant to talk …

Endowment Support

Burke County Cooperative Extension is proud to be able to deliver education and technology that enrich the lives, land, …

Looking for That Unique Christmas Gift?

N.C. Cooperative Extension may have the perfect gift you have been looking for, “Carolina Preserves.” William Magnum’s, “Carolina Preserves,” …

Farm-City Week

Burke County Cooperative Extension is celebrating the 2009 Farm City Week by co-sponsoring an Agricultural Demonstration Day. On Monday, Nov. …

Extension Program Update

Burke County Cooperative Extension continues to provide educational information, resources, and training to Burke County citizens to improve the …

Value-Added Producer Grants

Burke County Cooperative Extension will be hosting a workshop to help producers understand how to apply for USDA-Rural Development- …

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Options for Backyard Stream Repair

This publication discusses strategies and techniques for stabilizing stream banks where erosion is an issue.

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Success of Women in Agritourism: She Will Get What She Wants

This publication examine's women's success in the agritourism industry through survey responses to help maximize …

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Water Requirements of North Carolina Turfgrasses

Water is an essential component for plant growth. In turfgrasses it comprises 75 to 90 …

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Appendix F. Social Media Policy

This section of the North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program Guidelines provides information about …

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Direct to Food Bank and Food Pantry Donations

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses food donations given …

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Plant Selection for Extensive Green Roofs in the Research Triangle Area of North Carolina

This publication describes the evaluation of plant survival and vigor on 11 extensive green roofs …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.