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Pi Alpha Xi Plant Sale

The annual Pi Alpha Xi Fall Plant Sale is this weekend! There is a pre-sale on Friday (tomorrow!) from 5-6pm. There is an …

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4-H Mini Gardening Project

We are excited to be offering the 4-H Mini Gardening Project this year! McDowell County 4-H is partnering with …

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Extension Master Gardener Plant Clinic

Molly Sandfoss, Extension Agent, with North Carolina Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center and Extension Master Gardener Volunteers will be hosting …

Ground Cover Bees

March through May are typical months to notice the activity of ground-nesting bees in turf. Activity has already been reported this …

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Gemini (isoxaben + prodiamine)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Gemini (isoxaben + prodiamine).

Devrinol (napropamide)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Devrinol (napropamide).

Control of Root-Knot Nematodes in the Home Vegetable Garden

This publication describes ways to minimize nematode problems by employing several control measures such as …

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This factsheet covers downy mildew disease in cucurbits, including identification, transmission and disease management and …

Glossary

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

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

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Appendix G. Permaculture Design

This Permaculture Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

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Appendix F. History of Landscape Design

This Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain a brief history of land development …

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