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Tree and Shrub Installation

By Daniel Shires When planting trees and shrubs there are a few steps to take to have a successful planting. …

Fall Insects

During fall we start to see many changes, one change is the types of insects that are in our …

Wine Competition at the Fair

I am writing to inform you of an upcoming event that may be of interest to you. The Cleveland …

Ticks

Article taken from: NORTH CAROLINA PEST NEWSStephen J. Toth, Jr., editorVolume 24, Number 9, June 12, 2009 It’s summer, …

Japanese Beetles

Article by: Daniel Shires, Agriculture Extension Agent May 18, 2009 Japanese Beetles A major lawn insect pest of North Carolina is …

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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

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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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