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Brad Hardison

Brad Hardison

County Extension Director & Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Sampson County
Street Address: 55 Agriculture Pl
Clinton, NC 28328
Mailing Address: 55 Agriculture Pl
Clinton, NC 28328

Job Description Provides assistance, information, and educational programming for lawns, turf, gardening, pest management, youth horticulture education, fruits & nuts, and extension master gardener liaison. Administration

Recent Posts by Brad Hardison

Christmas trees

Christmas Trees

A favorite holiday tradition for many people of Sampson County is making the trek to the mountains to purchase …


Asian Lady Beetles: Friend or Foe?

Ladybugs are among the most visible and best-known beneficial predatory insect found in the home landscape and garden. Their …

planting oak tree

From the Vine - Fall Planting

The Autumnal Equinox arrived on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 9:04 p.m. EDT in the United States. This event …

National Farm Safety and Health Week 2022

Article written by: Alyssa Spence, MS, NBCT Area Specialized Extension Agent, Agromedicine, Farm Safety & Health North Carolina Cooperative Extension-Southeast District, Lenoir …


From the Vine - Fall Lawn Care

Lawns in Sampson County are suited to warm season turf grasses such as Bermuda, Centipede, St. Augustine, and Zoysia …

Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

It’s the middle of June and Sampson County has already experienced several days of heat indexes over 94 degrees. …

Virginia creeper vine

From the Vine: Vines

Vining plants are excellent additions to ornamental landscapes. They grow in ways that add depth, height, and perspective to …

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