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Extension Gardener™ is a statewide horticultural program that provides timely, research-based horticultural information. It helps Carolinians: increase their gardening knowledge, manage their landscapes, and sustain the environment.

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Extension Gardener

Extension Gardener™ is a statewide horticultural program that provides timely, research-based horticultural information. It helps Carolinians: increase their gardening knowledge, manage their landscapes, and sustain the environment.

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The North Carolina State University Lawn Care App is designed to assist North Carolina home owners with their lawn care. Focusing on the key categories of lawn care and maintenance, the NCSU Lawn Care App uses time sensitive information to tell you the HOWs, WHATs, and WHENs of how to care for your lawn. Lawn Care tips and how-tos are provided by the professors, researchers, and staff of the NCSU Turfgrass program.

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Growing Small
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Growing Small Farms: Organic Gardening, Pest management, Photos, Events, Buyers guide, Pollinators, Bees, Pastured Poultry, Cover Crops and more!

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Plant Database

Find just the right plant using this searchable database.

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40 Gallon Challenge

Take the pledge to conserve water! Complete the survey to identify ways that you could save an additional 40 gallons of water each day.  There are indoor and outdoor strategies. Boost your county’s MORE » – from   Gardening

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2016 Spring Issue of Extension Gardener is now available online popular

The spring issue of Extension Gardener is now available online. Extension Gardener is written by horticultural experts with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service. Each issue features timely, research based information, including statewide features MORE »

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New Edition of Extension Gardener Posted

Check out the latest edition of the Extension Gardener Newsletter Winter 2016! https://extensiongardener.ces.ncsu.edu/extgardener-our-latest-issue/ Congratulations and thank you to Managing Editor Shawn Banks, Regional Editors Randy Fulk, Donna Teasley and Sam Marshall and Katy MORE »

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Schoolyard Garden & Food Safety Training WebinarThu May 12, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Where:
go.ncsu.edu/safergardens
— 1 week away
Second Saturday - Seed the Corridor - Raleigh, NCSat May 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Blount and Person Streets, from South Park through Downtown Raleigh and up to Mordecai
— 1 week away
Pollinator Day CelebrationSat May 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 week away
Pollinator Garden Workshop & Garden TourWed May 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
Pollinator Workshop & Garden TourSat May 21, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
Going Native: Landscaping with Native PlantsWed May 25, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Where:
Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension, 1418 Armory Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204, United States
— 3 weeks away
Spring into Summer Gardening SymposiumThu Jun 2, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
1806 Goldsboro St S, Wilson, NC 27893, USA
— 4 weeks away
Tour D'Coop, Raleigh, Tour of Backyard Chicken CoopsSat Jun 4, 2016
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
http://tourdcoop.com/
— 4 weeks away
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