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Fire Ants Workshop

WHAT TO DO? Monday, March 19, 2018 6:30 p.m. – Halifax Community College Room 108 2 hours D, K, L, N, X …

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Calling All Backyard Farmers!

Join us for this informative three session workshop about producing food in your own backyard. Horticulture agent Victoria Neff …

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This woody ornamentals chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews the types of vines, shrubs, …

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5. Diseases and Disorders

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Rainwater Harvesting: Guidance for Homeowners

A rainwater harvesting system captures stormwater runoff, often from a rooftop, and stores the water …

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This table presents information on preemergence herbicides for herbaceous ornamentals.

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