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Calibrating Your Spreader

As summer rolls around, some homeowners will be applying fertilizers and pesticides to their lawns and gardens. It is …

Wooly Frogs Mouth

Wooly Frogs Mouth Alert!

NCDA&CS has identified Wooly Frogs Mouth in a Pender County pond. This is the first identification of this aquatic …

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Discovery Garden Update

I am very excited to update the progress in our Discovery Gardens. At this point, the contractor should be …

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