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Report to the People

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Dare County invites you to attend our annual Report to the People, Tuesday, February 4, …

Glyphosate Questions?

In light of the recent jury based court decision in California, N.C. Cooperative Extension agents and NC State University …

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New Ag Tech in Dare County

We are happy to announce Amy Jordan as our new Agricultural Technician Program Assistant. She is a recent transplant …

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This factsheet offers information on the biology and management of the Asian longhorned beetle, an …

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This publication covers insect control in a variety of crops, as well as household pests.

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Site Preparation, Planting, and Establishment

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Fire Ants in Pastures

This publication discusses the biology, damage, and control of fire ants in pastures.

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Maintenance contracts for turfgrass areas should be written to provide security for all parties involved. …

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Selecting a Lawn Maintenance Service

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