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Report to the People

Our 2021 Report to the People was held in July, here’s the report of what our Department did over …

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2022 Extension Master Gardener Class

Are you interested in joining the Iredell County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers? Apply now for the 2022 Class! The Class begins …

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Carolina Lawn Care - Weed Management

Carolina Lawn Care – Weed Management Class September 14, 2021 10 a.m.–noon Iredell County Agricultural Center, 444 Bristol Drive, Statesville, NC This class …

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Waterlogging and Turfgrass

With all the rain coming our way these days — the following article from NC State Extension TurfFiles can …

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NC Agritunity Goes Virtual in 2021!!

2021 Virtual NC Agritunity Conference Thursday, February 11, 2021 90:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Registration is available now! For more information visit our NC …

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NC Farm School 2021

2021 Classroom Meetings Schedule February 2nd, 16th March 2nd, 16th April 6th, 20th May 4th, 18th Classroom business planning sessions are Tuesdays on the …

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