Pesticide Collection Day
Do you have old pesticides in your shed or garage and need to dispose of them safely? If so, you are in luck. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture, in cooperation with the Onslow County Extension, will be offering a FREE Pesticide Collection Day. The collection will be Tuesday, November 8, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Onslow County Extension Office 4024 Richlands Hwy., Jacksonville, NC. The local site manager will be Melissa Huffman, Agricultural Extension Agent for Onslow County.
Nearly all pesticide products will be accepted. Please contact the Extension office for more information before bringing containers larger than 5 gallons or unlabeled pesticides to the collection event. No gas cylinders are accepted at the event; however, information can be provided for proper disposal. Contact Melissa Huffman at the Onslow County Extension Office at (910) 455-5873 for more information. DON’T MISS THIS FREE OPPORTUNITY!