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.
HURRY! Don’t forget, pre-order your Holiday Wreath by this Friday, November 21st! These wreaths are ONLY $22.00 each. They are 26 inches in diameter and made by hand from the boughs of Frazer Fir MORE »
The Onslow County Extension Service will be hosting a Pesticide Disposal Day on November 19, 2014 at 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Collection setup will be behind MORE »
Onslow County 4-H, Master Gardeners and Extension & Community Association are pleased to offer 26-inch fragrant wreaths to you in time for the Holidays. These wreaths are made by hand from the boughs MORE »
Take a leisurely virtual tour down Onslow’s New River via the Caring for a River video. This 31 minute award-winning video, produced in 2007, provides quite a bit of information about Onslow’s New MORE »
As with any area, proper plant selection along our beaches and barrier islands is very important. A new publication, Native Plants for Coastal North Carolina Landscapes, has just been published. This informative booklet MORE »
Ended for 2014! The next rainbarrel event is planned for February, 2015. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, contact Diana Rashash at email@example.com or call (910) 455-5873. These MORE »