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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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Volunteers Teach Tree Planting

Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers of Cleveland County, Dee Stroup, Lynn Byrd and Lloyd Quinn demonstrated proper tree planting technique to approximately …

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The 411 on Fire Ants

Dr. Terri Billeisen, Extension Associate in Entomology & Plant Pathology at NC State University, provided an exceptional article about the red …

Face Fly Control

Face Fly Control Greg Traywick, Cleveland County Extension Director March, 2021 Wet spring weather usually means greater numbers of face flies, a …