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13th Annual Passalong
Plant Sale

Save the dates of May 8 and May 9: it’s time for the Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers’ 13th Annual Passalong Plant Sale and Festival. From 9AM to 3PM on May 8 and from 9AM to 12noon on May 9, a wide variety of plants will be for sale on the grounds of the Guilford County Agricultural Center, 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405.

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13th Annual Passalong
Plant Sale

Save the dates of May 8 and May 9: it’s time for the Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers’ 13th Annual Passalong Plant Sale and Festival. From 9AM to 3PM on May 8 and from 9AM to 12noon on May 9, a wide variety of plants will be for sale on the grounds of the Guilford County Agricultural Center, 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405.

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Family Gardening
Festival April 25th

Join us for the Family Gardening Festival and Accept the Challenge! Saturday, April 25, 2015 10:00am - 2:00pm Demonstration Garden, NC Cooperative Extension3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro  Learning Stations Include: ¨  Proper pruning and care of pruning equipment. ¨  Square foot gardening. ¨ Composting and vermicomposting. ¨ Plants that attract pollinators and work well in container plantings.                           Accept the Challenge!           The Cooperative Extension is seeking at least 50 families to accept the challenge of growing their own vegetables. The first 50 participating families will receive a free starter plant to take home for their new garden!                           Great hands-on fun for kids: * Face painting. * Seed-starting. * Butterfly-themed crafts. * See worms in action through vermicomposting! For a printable flyer, click here.

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We would like to know how well our programming meets your needs. Please complete this brief survey, as your responses will help us better serve the community. Access a hard copy survey to be printed and mailed to: Customer Survey 3309 Burlington Rd Greensboro, NC 27405 Or complete the survey online. Your feedback is important to us.               Thank you for your time!

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Master Gardener
Hotline

Need to identify a weed? Pruning a Crape Myrtle? Installing a new garden bed? If you have gardening questions, our Extension Master Gardener Volunteers have the answer!                                Call our Master Gardener Hotline 336-641-2404            Mon - Fri  9am - noon and 1 -4pm. Or stop by and talk to a Master Gardener in person, we'd love to see you!

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A Body of Results

An awesome new seminar designed for real results! Featuring: Exercise Specialist & Wellness Coach Hermene Westmoreland and Nutrition Educator Geissler Baker. Four-part series focusing on: ¨  Healthy cooking tips ¨  Economical meal ideas ¨  Weight loss strategies that work ¨  Nutrition information ¨  Long-term weight maintenance Tuesdays, March 10th - 31st          5:30 –6:30pm NC Cooperative Extension  3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro For More Information and a Registration Form click here.

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N.C. strawberry growers expect strong season

Events planned across state to celebrate season Strawberry season will last until early June. RALEIGH – Despite a late cold snap, local strawberry growers are expecting a strong season that will last until MORE »

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EMGV’s 13th Annual Passalong Plant Sale!

 Lovers of all kinds of gardening should save the dates of May 8 and May 9: it’s time for the Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers’ 13th Annual Passalong Plant Sale and Festival.   From MORE »

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Extension on the Air

Our Extension agents are regularly featured on radio and television. If you miss them live, links to the broadcasts are listed here, so check back often! Spring Gardening 4-H Summer MORE »

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Spring Cleanup Saturday April 11th

It’s Spring Cleanup Time! Guilford County residents can drop off tires, large appliances, mattresses and more! Saturday, April 11th form 8am – 2pm at Lee Street Parking MORE »

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2015 Piedmont Farm Tour popular

The 2015 Piedmont Farm Tour is happening April 25-26 from 2-6pm both days!  Come learn about the Triangle’s local and organic farm & food scene. Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the oldest and MORE »

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A New Program Now Being Offered

The A.S.P.I.R.E. program is designed to bridge deficits in rural high school students’ performance on the ACT College Entrance Examination in order to increase the number of students pursuing higher education. This is MORE » – from   Poultry 4-H & Youth

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BACKYARD HABITAT: GARDENING WITH (AND IN SPITE OF) WILDLIFESun Apr 19, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, United States
— 20 hours away
BACKYARD HABITAT: GARDENING WITH (AND IN SPITE OF) WILDLIFEMon Apr 20, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 2 days away
Pine Straw Harvesting in Longleaf Pine Forests: Best Management Guidelines to Sustain Wildlife ResourcesThu Apr 23, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 5 days away
BACKYARD HABITAT: GARDENING WITH (AND IN SPITE OF) WILDLIFEThu Apr 23, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Bur-Mil Park, 5834 Bur-Mill Club Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410, United States
— 5 days away
Greenhouse Vegetable DayFri Apr 24, 2015
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, 2914 Sandy Ridge Road, Colfax, NC 27235, United States
— 6 days away
SNAP EBT Farmer’s Market Sign-Up EventFri Apr 24, 2015
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Guilford County Extension Center, 3309 Burlington Rd. Greensboro
— 6 days away
Family Gardening FestivalSat Apr 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Demonstration Garden, 3309 Burlington Rd. Greensboro NC 27405
— 7 days away
Fire Safety DaySat Apr 25, 2015
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, 2914 Sandy Ridge Road, Colfax, NC 27235, United States
— 7 days away
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