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August 2020 Virtual Programming Series

The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University offers a Virtual Programming Series in the month of August. Thursday, …

From the Vine - Mosquitos

An evening planned sitting on the patio can be ruined by buzzing and biting mosquitos. The recent rains that …

In the Cards

In the Cards By Dee Shore at NC State University with CALS News As unemployment surged in North Carolina this …

Steps to Health

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If you or a community you serve is seeking more information about how to prevent or manage chronic disease, …

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Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.

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Water Quality and Turfgrass Area Development

This publication introduces the permit and regulatory processes and provides a very general guide to …

Tall Fescue & Kentucky Bluegrass Athletic Field Maintenance Calendar

This calendar of suggested management practices is designed to assist you in the seasonal care …

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Figure 1. Sample lawn care contract.

Tips on Writing Turf Contracts and Landscape Specifications

Maintenance contracts for turfgrass areas should be written to provide security for all parties involved. …

2 weeks ago
Figure 1. Area of adaptation of turfgrasses in North Carolina.

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

5/21/21
Visitors enjoy the pumpkin season at a farm in North Carolina

Four Lessons to Build Resilience in Agritourism

This publication documents the lessons learned by agritourism operators whose businesses were impacted by the …

5/12/21

Water Quality and Professional Turfgrass Managers

Although groundwater and surface waters are rarely polluted by turfgrass pesticides, turf managers should consider …

Figure 1. Cool-season vegetables can tolerate colder temperature

Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In central North Carolina almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully …

4/14/21