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Serving Our Community in August

Each month, Henderson County 4-H Council will choose a different nonprofit organization to receive donations or other help from …

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Pest Alert: Choanephora Rot on Squash

Are your squash turning fuzzy and rotting? This squash disease is called choanephora rot. Choanephora rot This fungus is favored by warm …

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WNC Youth Livestock Expo

The NC Mountain State Fair may be canceled, but young people will still be able to show their livestock …


Garden Update - August 2020

Plants in Flower Crapemyrtle, Rose-of-Sharon, Peegee Hydrangea, Abelia, Echinacea, Canna, Dahlia, Trumpet Creeper, Cardinal Flower, Daylily, Butterfly Weed, native …

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Garden Update - July 2020

Plants in Flower Trumpet Creeper, Phlox, Butterfly Weed, Daylily, Red Hot Poker, Rose-of-Sharon, Sourwood, Crape myrtle, Stewartia, St. John’s …

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Extension Teaching Garden

The Henderson County Extension Teaching Garden is a place for education and respite. Gardeners come to learn in the …

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Holes in the Yard

Do you have holes appearing in your lawn? Use the chart below to figure out what or who is …