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Dig in March 8, Raleigh, NC

Fifth Annual Community Garden and Urban Ag Summit, March 8th, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Marbles Museum, Raleigh, NC Click on the image for all …

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Landscape Design for Wounded Warriors

NC State University Graduate Student Amy Borsay is studying Landscape Design in Horticultural Therapy Gardens geared toward Wounded Warriors. See …

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Join the Listserv

We communicate through the NC State University Therapeutic-Hort listserve so if you haven’t already subscribed, please do that now: Subscribe: Send …

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Conserving Working Lands: A Land Legacy Workbook with Tools and Resources to Guide Your Conservation Planning Journey

Your land is valuable to you and your family. Protection and successful transition begins with …


Designing Rain Gardens (Bio-Retention Areas)

This publication reviews bio-retention use, specifically the use of rain gardens, and describes design criteria.

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Collard Greens

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

6/22/20Grow It, Eat It
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Community Backyard Composting Programs Can Reduce Waste and Save Money

This publication describes how communities can develop and implement backyard composting programs that reduce the …


Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …


NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Guidelines

This publication provides guidelines for the NC State Extension Master Gardener program, including how to …