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NC AgVentures Grant Program

NC AgVentures provides grants to NC farmers for new and innovative agricultural project ideas that will increase their farm …

2019 Regional Potato Meeting

North Carolina Cooperative Extension agents from Pasquotank and Camden counties, along with Area Specialized Agent, Erin Eure, will be …

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2020 Albemarle Area Landscape School

Everyone enjoys beautiful residential and commercial lawns and landscapes. Extension plays a part in that via the educational programs …

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2019 ExamTo Obtain a Pesticide License

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center is hosting two tests for people desiring to obtain a commercial pesticide or private …

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Plan Before You Plant

Supplemental hand weeding accounts for the majority of landscape bed maintenance costs. When used exclusively, …

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Treating Individual Containers with Herbicides

Research has shown that up to 75% of the preemergence herbicides broadcast-applied to container nursery …

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Sureguard (flumioxazin)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Sureguard (flumioxazin).

Lontrel (clopyralid)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Lontrel (clopyralid).

Surflan (oryzalin)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Surflan (oryzalin).

Figure 1. Life cycle of the azalea lace bug.

Lace Bugs

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of lace bugs, including the azalea …

Figure 1. Adult moth of the azalea leafminer.

Azalea Leafminer

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the azalea leafminer.

Figure 1. Properly identify plant material by genus and species.

Suggested Good Agricultural and Collection Practices for North Carolina Medicinal Herbs

This publication provides introductory information about growing and wild-harvesting medicinal herbs in North Carolina. The …

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