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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

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April Gardening News

Flea Beetles: Tiny Menace in the Vegetable Garden Flea beetles are a voracious group of early-season pest we battle in …

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2024 Pollinator Symposium

2024 Pollinator Symposium Hosted by the Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteer Association of Nash County Come join us as we celebrate National …

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The Infamous Bradford Pear

The mild winter season this year caused many plants that should have had at least several more weeks of …