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Pi Alpha Xi Plant Sale

The annual Pi Alpha Xi Fall Plant Sale is this weekend! There is a pre-sale on Friday (tomorrow!) from 5-6pm. There is an …

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Fall Lawn Weed Workshop

With the abundant rainfall this summer weeds have flourished in our lawns and flower beds. But as summer weeds …

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Fire Ants

In case you haven’t noticed, fire ants have arrived in Burke County. They’ve been around for a while in …

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NC Farm School 2018

NC Farm School 2018 Catawba River Make your farming dreams a reality! For more information visit …

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Fall Grub Control

It’s the perfect time to treat your yard for next year’s grubs. Japanese beetle and June bug grubs are …

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Control of Root-Knot Nematodes in the Home Vegetable Garden

This publication describes ways to minimize nematode problems by employing several control measures such as …

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This factsheet covers downy mildew disease in cucurbits, including identification, transmission and disease management and …

Glossary

The glossary for the Extension Master Gardener Handbook defines terms that are found in the …

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

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Appendix G. Permaculture Design

This Permaculture Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

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Appendix F. History of Landscape Design

This Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain a brief history of land development …

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Appendix E. Season Extenders and Greenhouses

This Season Extension and Greenhouse appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook. It …

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Appendix D. Garden Tools

This Garden Tools appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives readers information …

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