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Extension Master Gardeners at the DOT Rooftop Garden.

Gardening Information Sessions

In January, N.C. Cooperative Extension, Randolph County Center will host Informational Sessions for the Randolph Gardener Course and the …

Annie Mills

New Horticulture Agent

Annie Mills is an upstate New York native and now serves as the Horticulture Agent for NC State Cooperative …

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Consumer Soil Samples

Beginning 4/27, N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is again collecting and testing consumer (lawn and garden) soil …

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Always Start With the Soil

The soil is arguably the most valuable and misunderstood resource on our farms and property. Give back to the …

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4. Insects

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This Composting Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

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This Soils and Plant Nutrients Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook examines the physical and …

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2021 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

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Insect Control

This publication covers insect control in a variety of crops, as well as household pests.

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Pesticide Use and Safety Information

This publication describes restricted-use pesticides, the safe use of pesticides and evaluating the potential for …

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Grapes and Berries for the Garden

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