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Spring 2019 Solutions Newsletter

N.C. Cooperative Extension in Alamance County is Springing Green! Read all about it here: Solutions Newsletter Spring …

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Alamance Gardener, March 2019

The Meteorological Madness of March – wait a minute! Read more in this month’s Alamance Gardener: Alamance Gardener MARCH …

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Alamance Gardener, February 2019

Everything’s just peachy until the frost hammer falls – watch your bloomers! See below for the February edition of …

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Solutions - Winter 2019

Wondering what’s happening with N.C. Cooperative Extension in Alamance County? Wonder no more – here’s your Solutions, Winter edition! Winter …

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4-H Wreath and Garland Sale!

It’s time to start decorating for the holidays, and what better way to do so than by purchasing a …

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The Fall 2018 Edition of Solutions

Fall 2018https://alamance.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Fall-2018.pdf It’s a Fall Frenzy at Extension! Read all about it in this issue of …

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Master Gardener Volunteer Plant Sale 2018

It’s the event you’ve been waiting for… 8th Annual Master Gardener℠ Volunteer Fall Plant Sale When: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Where: N.C. …

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July 2018 Alamance Gardener

Welcome to the July edition of the Alamance Gardener newsletter! This month we have information on composting, July events, …

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February 2018 Alamance Gardener

It’s the unkindest cut and completely unnecessary! Find out how to bring back your “murdered” crape myrtles in this …

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Alamance Gardener December 2017

AG Dec 2017 Guess who’s coming – uninvited! – to your holiday party? Read all about these unwelcome house guests …

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