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November Tips and Tasks

November is a great time to plant bulbs for spring flowers. It is also a good time to divide …

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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 …

September Tips and Tasks

Cooler temperatures make gardening and landscape maintenance more enjoyable in the fall. There are lots of important tasks to …

Saving Your Own Seed

Fall is the perfect time to save seed and annual vegetables and flowers are an easy place to start. …

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Be on the Lookout For:

Cold Damage to Trees and Shrubs I am definitely seeing some impacts from the warm weather we had early this …

April Tips and Tricks

Lawns Do not apply post-emergent herbicides to warm season lawns as they transition from dormant to active growth. At this …

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Tips for Picking Strawberries

Call before you go. Strawberry availability may be affected by the weather and the number of people picking. Go …