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Transylvania County Center Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive in Mills River, North Carolina Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive in Mills River, North Carolina Henderson County Center 7 months ago
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The Henderson County Beekeepers Association (HCBA) is pleased to announce their 2018 Beekeeping School. You will learn about bee biology, care and feeding, equipment selection and use, honey and wax production, pest control and resources for continued education. The course objective is to prepare you to successfully care for your bees during the first year of beekeeping. The $75 fee includes a textbook, course materials and one year Family membership to HCBA.

The class is held every Monday evening for 7 weeks beginning January 15, 2018 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive in Mills River, North Carolina. For more information, go online or call 828-BEE-5623

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100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA 100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center Tomorrow
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Pesticide Disposal Day

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Henderson County, will be offering a Pesticide Collection Day for residents in Henderson and surrounding counties. Wednesday, August 22 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the parking lot next to the Extension office in Jackson Park. 100 Jackson Park Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792.

Nearly all pesticide products will be accepted. For liquid pesticide containers larger than 5 gallons or for unlabeled pesticides, please contact the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Henderson County office for information before bringing to the collection event. No gas cylinders or paint containers are accepted at the event.

For more information please call the office at 828-697-4891.

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Certified Plant Professional Short Course is an intensive course scheduled on 5 consecutive Fridays. Each class will take place at The NC Arboretum. For registration and more information visit: buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/certified-plant-professional-short-course-2018/

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Certified Plant Professional Short Course is an intensive course scheduled on 5 consecutive Fridays. Each class will take place at The NC Arboretum. For registration and more information visit: buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/certified-plant-professional-short-course-2018/

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Certified Plant Professional Short Course is an intensive course scheduled on 5 consecutive Fridays. Each class will take place at The NC Arboretum. For registration and more information visit: buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/certified-plant-professional-short-course-2018/

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100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA 100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 3 weeks away
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2 Credit Hours in "V" for Private Pesticide Applicators

Sep 11 Tue
100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA 100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 1 month away
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This course approved for the following pesticide license category credits:

Dealer D : 2; Landscape L : 2; Demo/Research N : 2; Ag Pest Control O : 2; Private X : 2

Landscaper license credits applied for...tba

*Learn the latest information about insect, plant disease and weed management in greenhouses, nurseries and landscapes and learn how to keep turf and trees healthy

February 15 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm  Insect Pest Management Update

April 26 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Plant Disease Pest Management Update

June 14 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Weed Pest Management Update

September 20 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Keeping Turf Healthy

November 15 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Keeping Trees Healthy

Cost -$10 per class due one week prior to class start

-$40 for the entire 5 class series; entire series payments due one week prior to first class

-cash or check only (make checks out to Henderson Co. Coop. Ext.)

Location –Henderson County Extension Center, 100 Jackson Park Road, Hendersonville, NC

For more information, contact:

Steve D. Pettis

Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent

NC State Cooperative Extension

100 Jackson Park Rd.

Hendersonville, NC 28792

email - steve_pettis@ncsu.edu

office - (828) 697-4891

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