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Spring in the pollinator garden! Photo by Debbie Roos.

Monthly Pollinator Garden Tours Start May 11!

Wednesday May 11 at 5:30 pm Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving a tour of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro. The garden was designed to MORE »

Young peach fruit damaged by the freeze.

Freeze Damage to Local Fruit Crops popular

The temperature plunged to around 25° F in parts of Chatham and many surrounding counties in the early morning hours of April 6, 2016. Another freeze occurred the morning of April 10 with MORE »

Paw paw flower. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Spring Blooms in the Pawpaw Orchard popular

Pawpaws (Asimina triloba) are native to 26 states in the eastern U.S. and are found along riverbanks and woodland floodplains in the wild. Our largest native fruit has a creamy texture and tropical flavor MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Pollinator Day CelebrationSat May 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
Pollinator Garden Workshop & Garden TourWed May 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 2 weeks away
Pollinator Workshop & Garden TourSat May 21, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 3 weeks away
Farm to Fork Picnic WeekendFri Jun 3 - Sun Jun 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
various locations
— 4 weeks away
Pollinator Workshop & Garden TourMon Jun 6, 2016
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 1 month away
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