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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

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Caring for Mums

Chrysanthemums, or garden mums as they are often referred to, are a quintessential fall blooming flower for many seasoned …

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Backyard Birding

Backyard Birding Join us at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Onslow County Center for a 2-hour workshop on Backyard Birding on …

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Rain Barrels!

Rain barrels are currently available at the Onslow office of N.C. Cooperative Extension. These roughly 50-gallon food-grade rain barrels come …

Fall Garden Symposium

The Fall Garden Symposium, sponsored by the Master Gardener℠ volunteers in Onslow County, will be held Saturday, October 5, …