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Annual Tree Seedling Sale! Pre-Order Now!

Guilford Soil & Water Conservation District Presents ANNUAL TREE SEEDLING SALE Monday, February 11—Friday, February 15, 2019 8 a.m.–6: p.m. Guilford Agricultural Center, …

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Fire Ant Quarantine Area Expanding

Quarantine area for the imported fire ant expanding to include all of Davidson, Orange, and Vance Counties RALEIGH – The …

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Community Garden Waitlist

Our Mixed Greens Community Garden might have some plots available this spring. If you would like to be placed on …

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It's Tick Season!

Written by Kathy Williams, Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteer It’s the ‘dog days’ of summer, and that means tick season in …

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

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This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of caterpillars that feed on trees …

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This Wildlife Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook teaches readers to recognize the value of …

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This Tree Fruit and Nuts chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook explains how to select, …

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This Plants Grown in Containers chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook teaches gardeners about selecting …

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