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Giant Hogweed

Giant Hogweed We have been getting a lot of local interest about this new weed. Please check out the links …

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Got Fire Ants?

Fire Ants have been an issue this season. So what can be done to get rid of them?? Check out …

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NC Farm Schools: Lincolnton County

The NC Farm School program offers business-planning seminars which will give you the tools to create a viable business …

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Hurricane/Disaster Preparedness

Please visit the link below for Extension Factsheets on disaster preparedness. Time to prepare is before the event arrives. …

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Many landscape maintenance professionals have grown reliant on glyphosate for weed control. Landscape weed control …

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Asparagus

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

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Managing Lawns and Gardens to Protect Water Quality

The purposes of this factsheet are to identify several major pollutants that often originate in …

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Phytophthora Blight and Root Rot on Annuals and Herbaceous Perennials

Identification and management of Phytophthora in annuals and herbaceous perennials in greenhouses and in the …

The Bees of North Carolina: An Identification Guide

Identifying bees on the wing is known to be tricky. The Bees of North Carolina: …

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Red Thread in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of red thread.

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Spring Dead Spot in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of spring dead spot.

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