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Pitt County Arboretum
Plant Sale

Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are getting plants ready for the Pitt County Arboretum Plant Sale on Saturday, May 14th. The sale opens at 9 am for Friends of the Pitt County Arboretum and 10 am for the general public to purchase plants and is located at the rear of the Pitt County Agricultural Center. A plant swap is scheduled for 11 am in front of the Agricultural Center. Call 252-902-1709 for more information or click on the flyer link below: Plant Sale Flyer 2016

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newest pitt county arboretum logo

Pitt County Arboretum
Plant Sale

Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are getting plants ready for the Pitt County Arboretum Plant Sale on Saturday, May 14th. The sale opens at 9 am for Friends of the Pitt County Arboretum and 10 am for the general public to purchase plants and is located at the rear of the Pitt County Agricultural Center. A plant swap is scheduled for 11 am in front of the Agricultural Center. Call 252-902-1709 for more information or click on the flyer link below: Plant Sale Flyer 2016

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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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Making Pitt Fit
Community Garden

Now accepting applications for garden plots.

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newest pitt county arboretum logo

Pitt County Arboretum
Plant Sale

Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are getting plants ready for the Pitt County Arboretum Plant Sale on Saturday, May 14th. The sale opens at 9 am for Friends of the Pitt County Arboretum and 10 am for the general public to purchase plants and is located at the rear of the Pitt County Agricultural Center. A plant swap is scheduled for 11 am in front of the Agricultural Center. Call 252-902-1709 for more information or click on the flyer link below: Plant Sale Flyer 2016

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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Pruning should improve growth, form, and flowering of landscape plants.

Winter Pruning

Winter is the right time to prune many types of plants in our landscapes. For those who are interested in pruning timing and techniques, I hope this helps. Generally, late fall, winter and MORE »

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Crapemyrtle Pruning

No matter where I go someone asks or comments about pruning crapemyrtles. Since it is the time of year when many people prune crapemyrtles, it is a good time to review the process. MORE »

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Controlling Winter Lawn Weeds

            During February, March, and April each year, my office receives numerous calls on lawn weeds. The best time to control them is between now and February. The first question we usually get MORE »

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How do I winterize my yard equipment?

          Since it has finally started to feel like winter, it is time to protect those important pieces of equipment we use to maintain your yards. For home gardeners, most of our lawn MORE »

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Indoor Plant Color After Christmas

Once Christmas trees, poinsettias, and Christmas cactus have finished their show or been drug to the curb, what will you decorate your home with for the rest of the winter? There are several MORE »

2015 Blackland Farm Managers Tour

Agenda, 2015 Blackland Farm Managers Tour August 5th, 2015 Circle Grove Seeds and Haslin Farms 336 Circle Grove Farm Road, Belhaven NC Coordinates: 35.555089, -76.562820 https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=zDCQlUqch2Jg.kzsXCRL41ows&usp=sharing 7:00 – 8:30 AM Plot Tours, Exhibits, MORE » – from   Beaufort County Center

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Master Gardener Volunteer Training Application DeadlineMon Feb 15 - Mon Feb 15, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
403 Government Cir, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
— 11 hours away
Eastern NC Landscape and Trade ShowTue Feb 23, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Nash Community College, 522 N Old Carriage Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, United States
— 1 week away
Arbor Day CelebrationSat Mar 19, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
State Farmers Market Restaurant, 1240 Farmers Market Dr, Raleigh, NC 27603, United States
— 1 month away
Webinar - The Green Leap: Conserving Biodiversity in Subdivision DevelopmentThu Apr 7, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 2 months away
Pitt County Arboretum Plant SaleSat May 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
403 Government Cir, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
— 3 months away
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