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Growing Young Gardeners

Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers in Buncombe County Show Us How Hands-on gardening experiences in childhood can cultivate a life-long appreciation …

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Helping Neighbors Grow and Thrive

Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers in Chatham County Show Us How Chatham County is a rapidly growing community. Over the past decade, …

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Making STEM Come Alive

Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers in Wilson County Show Us How Extension Master Gardener volunteers at the Wilson Botanical Gardens have created …

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EMG Program 2019 Annual Report

In 2019, 3,315 Master Gardener℠ volunteers: Directly reached 370,338 North Carolinians; Volunteered 229,687 hours, equivalent to 110 full-time positions; Provided volunteer service time …

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Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's Guide

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Red Thread in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of red thread.

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Pythium Blight in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of pythium blight.

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Gray Leaf Spot in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of gray leaf spot.

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Summer Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of summer patch.

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Fairy Ring in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fairy ring.

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Rust in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of rust.

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Figure 1. White patches of male tea scales.

Tea Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of tea scale, an insect pest …