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An August Update From the Director

Pardon our Progress If you’ve been by the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Henderson County office lately, you may have noticed …

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2019 Blackberry Field Day-Mills River

NC Commercial Blackberry & Raspberry Growers Association presents the 2019 Blackberry Field Day Friday, September 13, 2019, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., …

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Featured New Farm: Tiny Bridge

Tiny Bridge Farm profile, Hendersonville, NC Ed Graves and KP Whaley Submitted by Nicole DelCogliano Organic Growers School Ed Graves …

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The Malnutrition Phenomenon

The North Carolina Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System has diagnosed a significant number of starvation deaths in North Carolina livestock …

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Twilight Apple Tour 2019

Our annual Twilight Apple Tour is scheduled for May 7, 2019, at Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchards in Edneyville. Please plan …

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Bacterial wilt in tomato field.

Southern Bacterial Wilt of Tomato

Southern bacterial wilt of tomatoes is addressed in this factsheet.

Muscadine Grape Production Guide for the Southeast

This muscadine grape production guide will help the increasing number of North Carolina farmers who …

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The Bees of North Carolina: An Identification Guide

Identifying bees on the wing is known to be tricky. The Bees of North Carolina: …

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2020 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

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Tufted Apple Bud Moth

Tufted apple bud moth description, life cycle, monitoring, and control.

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