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Landscaping Announcements

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and blogspot for Gardening and Landscaping Info: Twitter Facebook Pitt County Arboretum Blogspot Join us in taking the 40 Gallon Challange Go to http://www.40gallonchallenge.org to learn about and enter your home and landscape water saving techniques and help us all save water for the future. Find Horticulture Jobs: https://twitter.com/HortJobs4U 2012 Showstopper Plants: Showstoppers12flyer.pdf

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newest pitt county arboretum logo

Gardening and
Landscaping Announcements

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and blogspot for Gardening and Landscaping Info: Twitter Facebook Pitt County Arboretum Blogspot Join us in taking the 40 Gallon Challange Go to http://www.40gallonchallenge.org to learn about and enter your home and landscape water saving techniques and help us all save water for the future. Find Horticulture Jobs: https://twitter.com/HortJobs4U 2012 Showstopper Plants: Showstoppers12flyer.pdf

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Xtendflex variety trial results

Below are results of two trials comparing Xtendflex cotton varieties to several commercial standards conducted by Dr. Alan York. All of these varieties may not be commercially available. From what I understand at MORE » – from   Cotton

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NED 4-H Teen Retreat Hero Pack Wish List

4-H & North Carolina Operation: Military Kids Hero Family Pack Wish List for Northeast District 4-H Teen Retreat The Hero Family Pack initiative is an outreach effort of North Carolina Operation: Military Kids MORE »

Soybean Entomology 2015 Presentation Now Available popular

This link (Soybean 2015) provides a recorded presentation intended for agent training or broadcast in grower meetings.  Please report broadcast usage to Dominic Reisig (ddreisig@ncsu.edu) for his records. This link (Soybean 2015) provides MORE » – from   Soybeans

2014 Pitt County Fair Circuit Shows

Pitt County Fair Open Youth Shows ALL ENTRIES DUE SEPTEMBER 12! $5 per head fee for all late entries. The Dates Listed on Entry Form for the Lamb and Heifer Show are Incorrect MORE »

Pitt County Cotton Variety Test

Please take time and visit the Pitt County Cotton Variety Test that features 15 varieties from various seed companies.  The Cotton Variety Test is located on Scott Farms on Hwy 11 and Futrell MORE »

What’s Killing My Centipede Lawn?

            Large patch is the most damaging disease of centipede lawns in eastern North Carolina. Watch for it this spring. It also occurs in St. Augustine, and zoysia. Excessive nitrogen fertility, fertilizing too MORE »

Prevent Crabgrass Now

Crabgrass is a summer annual grass that germinates in the spring in eastern North Carolina.  It competes with lawn grasses and grows faster giving the lawn a bad look before the lawn grass MORE »

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EVENTS View All
SOLD OUT! Peter Hatch-Thomas Jefferson's Revolutionary Garden at Monticello. SOLD OUT!Sat Jan 31, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pitt County Agricultural Center, 403 Government Circle, Greenville, NC 27834
— 6 days away
Pitt County Arboretum Tour-Plants with Winter InterestThu Feb 5, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
403 Government Circle, Greenville, NC 27828
— 2 weeks away
Timber Tax Update for the 2014 Tax Year WebinarThu Feb 5, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 2 weeks away
4-H Achievement Night, Pitt CountyMon Feb 9, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Pitt Cooperative Extension, 403 Government Circle, Greenville, NC 27834, United States
— 2 weeks away
Working Forest Summit for NC LandownersWed Feb 11, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Williamston, NC, USA
— 2 weeks away
Eastern NC Landscape Conference and Trade ShowTue Feb 17, 2015
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
1806 Goldsboro St S, Wilson, NC 27893, USA
— 3 weeks away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - CoastalMon Jun 15 - Thu Jun 18, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
New Bern, NC, USA
— 5 months away
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