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NC Extension Gardener Handbook

Now available from UNC Press: North Carolina Extension Gardner Handbook HARDCOVER: $60 DIGITAL VERSION: $50 Published: April 2018 728 pp., 8.5 x 11 1067 color plates, …

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Patio Apple Trees

What would Johnny Appleseed have thought about a columnar or patio apple tree? It sure doesn’t look anything like …

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2018 Successful Gardener Workshops

The 2018 Successful Gardener Workshop Schedule is hot off the press! Call our office for more details or to register …

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Backyard Fruits Workshop

Extension’s Successful Gardener workshops are starting on Tuesday, February 6 with a great topic, Backyard Fruits: A How-To Workshop. …

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Introduction to Beekeeping

If you’ve been thinking about adding some beehives to your property, you don’t want to miss the upcoming Introduction …

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Pesticide Recertification Classes Offered

Commercial & Private Pesticide Applicators Pesticide Recertification Classes for 2018 February 27, 2018 10:00 – 12:00 Category: ABGHIKLMNOTDX – 2 hours credit 1:00 – …

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Time to Control Winter Weeds

The lawn is sleeping now but that doesn’t mean there aren’t things going on out there. Winter weeds are …

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2018 Small Fruit Plant Sale

N.C. Cooperative Extension’s Small Fruit Plant Sale starts January 2nd and continues through the months of January and February. …

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Managing Fire Ants Workshop

Fire ants have arrived in Burke County and have set up housekeeping in area lawns, pastures, fields and roadsides. …

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