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NCDA&CS Soil Test Form for Gardeners

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Soil Test Form for Gardeners. Download the form —– —– —– Soil Testing NCDA&CS Soils Lab …

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Gardening 101 Class Series

For those who are relatively new to gardening and interested in learning useful tips, tricks, and best practices, we …

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FAQ: Lichens

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive at our Ask a Master Gardener℠ Volunteer Helpline is: “What …

Pruning Reminders for the Late Winter

Pruning Reminders for the Late Winter One of the most common mistakes made with pruning is pruning unnecessarily. Another common …

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When Do We Get Frost in NC?

Having up-to-date information is important for any gardener, no matter the size of the operation. Attached below are links …

Unsolicited Seed

Unsolicited Seeds Update: North Carolina residents who have received seed shipments that they did not order from China or …

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Recursos Sobre Jardinería

Quiere aprender más sobre jardinería o quiere hacerse miembro en un jardín comunitario? Los enlaces que siguen tienen mucha información sobre el tema e …

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