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First and Last Frost Dates

Managing frost in the garden Calculate average first & last frost dates NC’s First Frost and Freeze Climatology Follow the links above …

Winter Hemp Meeting Flyer

Winter Hemp Meeting

Please join us for a winter hemp meeting on December 16, 2019, at 9 a.m. at the Rowan County …

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Have a Gardening Question?

If you’re a North Carolina resident with a question about your garden, lawn, or landscape we can help. Submit …

4-H Wreath Sale

4-H Wreath Sale

The 4-H Wreath Sale has begun! Please order your beautiful, fragrant, NC-grown wreaths and garland from us! All proceeds …

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