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Upcoming Horticulture
Classes Offered

Need a little help from the experts when it comes to beautifying your lawn, controlling insects in the garden, planting ornamental trees and shrubs for the long haul?  Check out these upcoming horticulture classes offered at the Cleveland County Cooperative Extension office. Date Class Cost May 16th Integrated Pest Management  $10.00 June 15th Why Doesn’t My Grass Look Like That?  $10.00 July 14th Fall Vegetable Gardening  $10.00 August 17th Tree Planting Done Right  $10.00 Please see linked flyer for more information.


Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Cleveland Co. 4-H
Summer Fun Schedule

Are you ready for a Summer full of FUN?  We are offering some great opportunities this year.  Check out our Summer Fun 2016 flyer. If you have any questions, please call Wendy Turbyfill @704-482-4365.


State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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Studying Strawberry Pollination popular

Our laboratory is excited to begin a new project aimed at answering several questions about pollination ecology in strawberries.These questions are: 1. What insects pollinate commercially grown strawberries in the southeast? 2. How are MORE » – from   Entomology

Growing and Regenerating Healthy Markets Workshop

This workshop is designed for Extension professionals, market managers, volunteers and community leaders involved in farmers’ market operations and local foods programming at the grassroots level. It focuses on sharing lessons learned by MORE »

Summer Squash Relish

Looking for something to do with your excess Summer Squash?  Here is a great recipe for Summer Squash Relish. If you have any questions, please call Nancy Abasiekong MORE »

Cleveland County 4-H May 2016 Newsletter

The latest edition of the Cleveland County 4-H Newsletter is available!  Check out the information in the newsletter to get the latest on upcoming events, club news and updates. If you have questions or MORE »

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