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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

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Planning for a Summer Garden

Thinking about starting a garden? Late April through early May is a great time to plant warm-season vegetables like …

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Buckeye Discoveries Update

Good news! Buckeye Discoveries, the online horticulture feature by Cynthia Wagoner, Master Gardener℠ volunteer in Gates County, is updated. …