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Aquatic Plants Are Already Active

The mild weather experienced this winter in southeastern NC has permitted a variety of aquatic plants and weeds to …

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Statewide Opportunities for Teen 4-H'ers

Horticultural Science Summer Institute, July 5–10, 2020 Applications are open Jan. 27 through April 15: High school students are invited to spend a week at NC …

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2019 - NC's Warmest Year...so Far

It’s official. According to the blog posted by the North Carolina State University Climate Office, 2019 edged out 1990 …

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