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Cleaning Out Old Pesticides

Hopefully, the potential for winter weather to return has diminished, giving way to the buds and blooms of spring’s …

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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 …

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Are You Ready for the Second Half?

Hopefully, some of you reading this may recall a previous article I wrote briefing you on recent Environmental Protection …

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Who Is Extension?

I am often asked in the community, “what do you do?” or “who do you work for?” When I …

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Lawn Burrweed: A Sticky Problem

Nothing says summertime like a fresh tomato sandwich and walking barefoot on a lawn of plush, thick, cool, velvety …

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