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2020 Southern Farm Show Trip

Over 400 exhibiting companies make the Southern Farm Show the largest agricultural exposition in the Carolinas and Virginia. About this …

Master Gardeners at the Blackberry Festival

Gardening Gifts

The following article is written by Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteer Madelyn Wilen. Sometimes it is challenging to come up with …

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A New Club Means New Fun in 4-H

Breads, cookies, cakes and crackers – so many food products common in our daily lives stem from some crop …

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Cucurbit Pests in the Garden

The plant family Cucurbitaceae, also known as the cucurbit, pumpkin, or gourd family, is one of the oldest cultivated …

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Messy Bouquets

It can be intimidating to put together a flower arrangement. With a little guidance, anyone can put together a …

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Brown marmorated stink bug description, life history, damage, and control.

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Your Water Supply: Well Construction and Protection

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Preventing Mold in Your Home

This publication discusses how to prevent mold growth in the home environment.

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