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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 …

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Tools to Make the Cut

This second in a series on pruning offers tips on selecting the right tool for …

2 days agoPruning Trees & Shrubs
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Before the Cut

This first of four publications in the Pruning Trees & Shrubs series introduces basic pruning …

2 days agoPruning Trees & Shrubs
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Who Is Responsible for the Trees? A Citizen Guide to Trees in the Community

This publication provides guidance on who is responsible for the maintenance and care of public …

3 days ago
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Asparagus

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

1 week agoGrow It, Eat It

Maximizing the Durability of Athletic Fields

Durable athletic fields begin with sound construction and careful planning. Good management practices can increase …

1 week ago

Baseball Field Layout and Construction

Knowing a few basics and having some appropriate tools is all that is necessary before …

1 week ago

A Disaster Kit for Staying at Home

This publication covers the supplies you will need at home in the event of an …

1 week agoDisaster Preparedness
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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

2/19/20