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Carpenter Bees

Carpenter bees are easy to confuse with bumblebees. Behavior and appearance are two characteristics that can be used to …

Lomax Farm Field Day

Lomax Farm Field Day will be held on May 22nd from 8:30 am – 12 noon at 3445 Atando …

NC Stripe Rust Alert April 2018

Stripe Rust Alert April 2018

Stripe rust has appeared in central North Carolina. It was found this week in two neighboring fields of DG …

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Summer Fun Is Almost Here!

SUMMER is on the way and Union County 4-H has another jam-packed SUMER FUN CAMP program ready to keep …

Information on Swarming Termites

Michael Waldvogel & Patty Alder from the NC State University Dept of Entomology & Plant Pathology recently posted information …

Nasturtiums & Spring Plant Sale

Nasturtiums grow rapidly and come into bloom in about six or eight weeks from seed, quicker than most other …

Winter Injury to Evergreens

Browning of evergreen foliage at this time of year is a sign of winter injury due to low temperatures, …

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Pesticide Disposal

In partnership with Union County Solid Waste and Union County Cooperative Extension, the North Carolina Department of Agriculture & …

Spring Caneberry Chores

Dr. Gina Hernandez, Small Fruit Specialist at North Carolina State University, has posted a list of Spring Caneberry Chores …

Needs Assessment Survey

North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps create prosperity for North Carolina through programs and partnerships focused on agriculture and food, …

Be Careful When Burning Debris in Spring

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2018 CONTACT: Brian R. Haines, public information officer N.C. Forest Service 919-857-4828 Be careful when burning debris in spring Wildfire …