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West District 4-H Activity Day

Henderson County 4-H was represented by 26 young people who gave presentations at West District 4-H Activity Day, Saturday, …

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Mountain Laurel Leaf Blight

Pest alert: Mountain Laurel Leaf blight is caused by the fungus Diaporthe kalmiae (Phomopsis kalmiae). The disease can be …

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Henderson County Tailgate Markets

Henderson County has four active tailgate farmers markets making it easy to buy fresh farm products directly from the …

Azalea Lace Bug

Azalea Lace Bug

The Azalea Lacebug is a pest that southern gardeners face nearly every year. As rhododendrons and azaleas begin to …

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4- H Builds Homes for Bluebirds

Thanks to thirteen hard working 4-H’ers, Eastern Bluebirds have a place to call home. In November, Matthew King and …

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Pruning Crape Myrtles

Many gardeners have Crape Myrtles established in their landscapes. Unfortunately, the tree has the dubious distinction among gardeners and horticulturists …