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At Your Door Step

Right at your doorstep may be many of the answers to the social, educational, and health challenges faced by …

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Food Safety in the Home Garden

(Don Boekelheide CC BY – 4.0) Make sure you’re getting the best benefits of a home garden by keeping the …

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Selecting Fruit Trees

A successful orchard is no accident. Good planning, high-quality fruit selections, and intense management are required for quality output. …

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Gardening by Mail

HORTICULTURE AT HOME – Gardening by Mail Katy Shook, Area Horticulture Agent If you’re unable to visit local garden centers, you …

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Spring Garden Chores

Spring weather and spare time may encourage you to tackle those spring garden chores. If you’re thinking about what …

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Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban Gardens

This publication alerts prospective gardeners to some of the most common contaminants in urban soils, …

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Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In central North Carolina almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully …

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8. Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

This integrated pest management (IPM) chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook familiarizes readers with a …

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Kale

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

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2020 Top Performing Tall Fescue and Kentucky Bluegrass Cultivars Across the Transition Zone and North Carolina

This factsheet offers information on the top performing tall fescue and Kentucky bluegrass turf cultivars …

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Zoysiagrass Lawn Maintenance Calendar

This publication for homeowners and landscapers describes how to mow, fertilize, irrigate, and control weeds …

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Glossary

The glossary for the Extension Master Gardener Handbook defines terms that are found in the …

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2015 Turfgrass Pest Management Manual

This guide is designed to help turf managers identify the major turfgrass pests found in …

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