Gardening is among our nation’s most popular pastimes, yielding fresh fruits and vegetables for the dinner table, a cleaner environment and aesthetically pleasing landscapes. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s gardening portal helps gardeners learn more about new plants, native plants and environmental stewardship. Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are instrumental in these efforts, sharing their knowledge of plant selection, cultural practices and pest management with fellow gardeners, school students and others.
Get your Spring On! Join us for one, or all of the sessions being offered in our Spring Garden Series. The series consists four sessions, each covering a different topic including planting, tending and MORE »
The Onslow County Master Gardener Volunteers will be sponsoring a Camellia Festival and Sale on Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There will be an amateur Camellia Show, flower MORE »
The Cape Fear River Partnership’s efforts to revitalize fisheries continues, as described in this update video. The Cape Fear River is an important feature here in eastern NC. It provides food, water, and MORE »
For those of you who ordered Holiday Wreaths, they will be available for pick-up on Wednesday, November 26th at the Onslow County Farmer’s Market, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville. Forgot to pre-order? Never MORE »
The next rainbarrel sale is planned for February 21, 2015. These roughly 50-gallon food-grade barrels come complete with screened inlet, brass faucet, and 1.5-inch overflow outlet. The cost is $50 for a “ready-made” unpainted MORE »