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Burke County 4-H Summer Fun

The Burke County 4-H Summer Fun Schedule is HERE!! Registration begins on Tuesday, May 30th from 3:00 – 6:00 pm Burke …

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The 17-Year Cicada

The 17-year cicada is here! They started emerging from the soil about a week ago and will spend the …

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Invasion of Giant Mosquitoes

As spring progresses so do the numbers of insect pest calls in to the Extension office. It is always …

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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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Corn Growers Referendum

February 22 is the date when corn growers will vote on continuation of the self assessment program for six …

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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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Be Smart for Your Heart

Since President Lyndon B. Johnson declared the first American Heart Month in 1964, the month of February has been …