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2018 HomeGardening Series

 

Are you a Mountain Transplant? Did you recently move toHendersonville from some other part of the country? Then, learn to garden in
western North Carolina by attending these classes offered by Henderson CountyCooperative Extension.

Composting and Soils March 12,2018 – 6:30pm

– Rachel Kipar, HendersonCounty Environmental Programs Coordinator, will teach gardeners about creatingcompost from kitchen and garden waste.

– Steve Pettis, HendersonCounty Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will give attendees the dirton mountain soils.

Spring Veggies, Fruits andBerries April 9,2018 – 6:30pm

– Karen Blaedow, HendersonCounty Small Fruit and Vegetable Extension Agent, will give gardeners all thebasics they need to produce their own food at home. 

Mountain Gardening Favorites May 14, 2018 –6:30pm

– Steve Pettis, HendersonCounty Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will give attendees hisfavorites landscape plants for the mountains

Maintaining the MountainLandscape Garden June 11,2018 – 6:30pm

– Steve Pettis, HendersonCounty Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent, will teach gardeners themost effective ways to maintain the mountain landscape

New Plant Varieties for WNC July 9, 2018 –6:30pm

– John Vining, former PolkCounty Extension Director and Horticulture Agent we will teach attendees aboutall of the new varieties of plants coming out of the plant breeding program atNC State Mountain Horticulture Research Center

Registration

Name:____________________________________________

PhoneNumber:___________________________________

Email:____________________________________________

Number of attendees:_____________________________

Cost - $25 per class due one weekprior to class start

-$100for the entire series; entire series payments due one week prior to first class

-cashor check only (make checks out to Henderson Co. Coop. Ext.; mail to 100 JacksonPark Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792)

Location - Henderson CountyExtension Center, 100 Jackson Park Road

Call 828.697.4891 with questions

Mar 12 Mon

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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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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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