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Pesticide Applicators Class

The Currituck Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring a continuing education class for commercial and private …


Report to the People

NC State Extension in Currituck County will hold their annual “Report to the People” on Monday, April 18 at …

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Home Gardening Workshop

The Extension Master Gardeners of Currituck and Dare Counties will be conducting a Home Gardening Workshop providing information to …

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Ninth Annual Daffodil Show

The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society in conjunction with the Currituck County Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners would like to …

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Carlee Hogan of Tarheel Produce displays her products at the 2015 Currituck County Home, Flower, and Garden Show

Call for Vendors

2016 Currituck Home, Flower, and Garden Show The Currituck County Extension Master Gardeners are hosting the 2016 Currituck County …

Photo of Sarah WattsSarah WattsExtension Agriculture Technician, Agriculture
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Healthy Video Series

Are you looking to make 2016 a great year? Do you want to look and feel better? Have more …

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Be an Informed Voter

March 15 is the date for North Carolina’s Presidential Primary this year. Along with the long list of presidential …

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Disaster Resources

Although the track of this latest storm is still very uncertain, the time is now to make preparations. A …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

After the Flood -- Weed Management Concerns for Nurseries and Landscapes

Immediately after a flood, most farmers, nursery crops producers and grounds maintenance staff have much …

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Preemergence Herbicide Efficacy

A table of efficacy rankings for preemergence herbicides labeled for use in nursery crops and/or …

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Greenhouse Weed Control

This publication discusses a number of options that are available to the greenhouse manager for …

Appendix B. Pesticides and Pesticide Safety

This appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will help readers to understand the impact of …

Elongate Hemlock Scale

This publication describes the symptoms, life cycle and control of the elongate hemlock scale, a …

3 weeks agoChristmas Tree Notes

Balsam Twig Aphid on Fraser Fir

This publication describes the life cycle, scouting and treatment of the balsam twig aphid, a …

Shoot Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a shoot inhibitor herbicide injury.

9/30/16Herbicide Injury

17. Organic Gardening

This organic gardening chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook provides systematic approach to fertilization, soil, …