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Succulent Garden Kit

Grab N' Go Succulent Garden Kits

Join the Master Gardener℠ volunteers of Dare County and Dare County 4-H for a grab and go kit that includes …

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Soil Testing for Lawns and Gardens

Have Your Soil Tested At No Charge, From April – November Update: The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services …

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Preventing Food Waste

Food–whether you are growing, harvesting, preparing, serving, or consuming it—always creates waste, so you should plan ahead for dealing …

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This publication for homeowners and landscapers describes how to mow, fertilize, irrigate, and control weeds …

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The glossary for the Extension Master Gardener Handbook defines terms that are found in the …

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2015 Turfgrass Pest Management Manual

This guide is designed to help turf managers identify the major turfgrass pests found in …

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