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Gardening Conference Registration Now Open!

June 7 – 9, 2018 Greenville Convention Center 303 Greenville Blvd SW Greenville, NC 27834 The North Carolina Extension Master Gardenersm Volunteer Association (NCEMGVA) invites you to …

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Raised Bed Workshop

Do you want to have a vegetable garden but don’t have the space? Perhaps your knees and your back …

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Asparagus Cultivation Made Easy

One of the earliest crops of the season is asparagus and many gardeners eagerly watch for the slender green …

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Cool Season Crops Workshop 2017

Many gardeners overlook some prime growing opportunities by ignoring early and late planting times. There are many wonderful vegetables …

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Successful Gardener Workshops for 2017

It’s time to start thinking about this season’s gardening projects and Extension’s Successful Gardener workshops are just the thing …

Public Input Meeting on Gypsy Moth

WHO: Residents of Burke County and Catawba County WHAT: Public Input Meeting to Discuss an Infestation of Gypsy Moth in …

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#ExtensionEats Cookbook

Burke County Cooperative Extension will be selling its #ExtensionEats Cookbook for the holidays. This cookbook is a compilation of …

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Allergy Sufferers Alert

Fall is creeping up on us very quickly. The flowers and blooming plants seem to be rejuvenated and full …

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