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Plant Sale May 19

The Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteers of Pitt County will be holding their annual plant sale May 19. The sale …

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13. Propagation

This propagation chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook explains how and why to grow new …

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Glossary

The glossary for the Extension Master Gardener Handbook defines terms that are found in the …

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Handling and Cleaning up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

This publication offers guidelines if a recent storm resulted in water damage to a pesticide …

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Dealing With Snakes After a Storm

This publication offers tips to deal with snakes, both indoors and outdoors, during the recovery …

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Lettuce Drop

This factsheet discusses the identification and management of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Sclerotinia minor, a fungal …

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Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban Gardens

This publication alerts prospective gardeners to some of the most common contaminants in urban soils, …

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Food Garden Design

This publication, chapter 4 of Collard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food …

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12. Native Plants

This native plants chapter of the Extension Gardener Handbook defines the term native, why gardeners …

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