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Landscape for Life Virtual Class

Class is full! Names and email addresses are currently being taken for the waitlist. When: The class will be held …

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Rainwater Harvesting at Home

Pre-made, unpainted, rain barrels are available at N.C. Cooperative Extension’s Onslow County office, located at 4024 Richlands Hwy. The …

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Natural Charcoal? Who Knew!

As you dig around in your yard, you may come across what looks like charred wood. It may, in …

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Stormwater Wetland Design Update: Zones, Vegetation, Soil, and Outlet Guidance

These new design guidelines for stormwater wetlands focus on four design points: internal wetland zones, …

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Maintenance of Stormwater Wetlands and Wet Ponds

This publication presents maintenance guidelines for stormwater wetlands and wet ponds, two stormwater practices that …

3 weeks agoUrban Waterways

Permeable Pavement: Research Update and Design Implications

As the use of permeable pavement increases in North Carolina, practitioners can look to research …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Controlling Damage in Pesticide Storage Facilities on the Farm

This publication for farmers covers the guidelines to deal with pesticide storage facilities that may …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

5/6/20

How to Prune Specific Plants

This final publication in the Pruning Trees & Shrubs series gives tips for pruning specific …

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General Pruning Techniques

This third in a series on pruning offers general tips on pruning most landscape plants.