Muscadine Culture and Pruning Workshop

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Topics covered during this workshop will include trellising, training, and pruning vines; recommended varieties and cultivars; fertilization recommendations; and pests and diseases.

 Participants will meet at DJ’s Farm (981 Highway 41 South, Lumberton) for a hands-on pruning experience. Bring your pruners and dress appropriately for the weather. Due to COVID-19 restrictions face masks are required. If the participant does not have a face mask, one will be provided.

The class will be limited to 10 participants, with a minimum of 4 participants required for the class to take place. Registration is required and will be first come, first served. The registration deadline is Monday,  February 8, 2021, by 10 a.m. For more information or to register, contact Mack Johnson, Extension Horticultural Agent, at 910-671-3276 or mack_johnson@ncsu.edu.

 Directions to DJ’s Farm: Traveling on Highway 41 South toward Fairmont, approximately 1 mile past the  I-74 Overpass, 981 Highway 41 S will be on the left; turn onto a private dirt road. Look for signs at the roadside. The first cars will need to park well past the house to allow room for parking.

Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made as soon as possible to Mack Johnson.

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Mack Johnson, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMack Johnson, Jr.Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Call Mack E-mail Mack N.C. Cooperative Extension, Robeson County Center
Posted on Feb 1, 2021
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