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Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short Course, March 7, New Bern Convention Center Designed to provide entrepreneurs research based technical training in the fundamentals …

Keeping Your Christmas Tree Fresh

The Christmas tree is one of the highlights of the holiday season. North Carolina produces over 4 million Christmas …

Plan Now for a Larger Pecan Harvest

How is your pecan tree really doing, asks Duplin County Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agent Tom Hroza. At this time of …

Pesticide Disposal Day

Pesticide Disposal Day Do you have any unwanted or unused pesticides sitting around that you need to get rid of? Duplin …

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Houseplant Care Is Meeting Focus

Recently, Stanford-Duplin Extension and Community Association members learn how to rejuvenate stressed houseplants. Duplin Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agent Tom …

Herbs, Herbs, More Herbs

What can be done with herbs, other than using them for cooking; well, lots say local Master Gardeners. On November …

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Basil Downy Mildew

The identification and management of basil downy mildew is discussed in this factsheet.

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