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Farm Tour Photos: NCSU Faculty Visit Local Farms popular

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent. I was asked to arrange an all day farm tour for faculty in North Carolina State University’s Agricultural & Resource Economics Department to provide a better MORE »

Last Week to Register for High Tunnel Workshop popular

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a High Tunnel Production workshop as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series on Monday, August 11, 2014 from 1:00-5:00 pm at the auditorium of the MORE »

What is the white fluffy stuff on my shrubs? popular

I get lots of gardening questions from visitors when I am working in my pollinator garden at Chatham Mills. Several people have asked me what is the white fluffy stuff they are seeing MORE »

Where are all the butterflies? popular

Today I saw my first eastern tiger swallowtail butterfly of the year in my pollinator garden in Pittsboro, and it’s mid-July! Last week I saw my first black swallowtail. Earlier in the spring I MORE »

Tomato late blight confirmed in western North Carolina popular

This post was written by NC State University Extension Plant Pathologist Dr. Lina Quesada. Tomato late blight, caused by the oomycete Phytophthora infestans, was confirmed today (July 11, 2014) in a tomato sample from Henderson County, North Carolina MORE »

Register Now for High Tunnel Workshop popular

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a High Tunnel Production workshop as part of its Enhancing Sustainability Series on Monday, August 11, 2014 from 1:00-5:00 pm at the auditorium of the MORE »

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EVENTS View All
High Tunnel WorkshopMon Aug 11, 2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 week away
Pollinator Garden TourWed Aug 13, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
Pollinator Garden TourWed Sep 10, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 month away
Eastern Triangle Farm TourSat Sep 20 - Sun Sep 21, 2014 - ALL DAY— 2 months away
Pollinator Garden TourWed Oct 8, 2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 months away
Sustainable Agriculture ConferenceMon Nov 10 - Wed Nov 12, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Greenville, SC
— 3 months away
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