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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

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2019 Extension Gardener Workshop Series

Interested in gardening? Learn about sustainable, science-based gardening practices from NC Cooperative Extension Extension Gardener classes are a series of …

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Plants of the Holiday Season

Care and Cultivation of Poinsettia and Amaryllis David Higginbotham – Master Gardener℠ volunteer of Chatham County Poinsettia There are several plants that are …