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Alamance Gardener - July 2020

When enough is too much, the damage shows up later. Read more about summer plant problems in this month’s …

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Alamance Gardener June 2020

Take a look at what’s bugging your yard in this month’s Alamance Gardener. Alamance Gardener JUNE …

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COVID-19 Office Update 5.26.20

**COVID-19 UPDATE** We are continuing to serve you during this time and have entered our next phase which includes …

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Alamance Gardener - May 2020

Spring is busting out all over! Tips for weed and mosquito wrangling and some not-so-scary murder hornet info in …

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Alamance Gardener - April 2020

These may be interesting times, but there’s still plenty to do and learn while staying at home. Maybe get …

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4-H Plant Sale | Spring 2020

This season’s 4-H fundraising sale will feature blueberry plants and Boston Ferns! Spring Plant Sale 2020 Blueberry plants are native to …

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February 2020 Alamance Gardener

Alamance Gardener FEB 2020 Spring is just around the corner. Get started by doing a little pruning. Find out how …

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January 2020 Alamance Gardener

Alamance Gardener JANUARY 2020 We’ve made it easier for you to learn something new in 2020 by expanding our Think …

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Alamance Gardener November 2019

Alamance Gardener NOV 2019 To prune or not to prune? That is the question… answered in this month’s Alamance Gardener …

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Alamance Gardener September 2019

Alamance Gardener SEPTEMBER 2019 Click the link to find out what’s growing on in September. (Hint: the Master Gardener℠ volunteers …

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July 2019 Alamance Gardener

Alamance Gardener JULY 2019 What’s bugging your garden? Read all about the IPM strategy for minimizing insect damage in this …

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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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Figure 1. Immature cottony cushion scale insects.

Cottony Cushion Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of cottony cushion scale, an insect …

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This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of aphid pests of ornamental trees, …

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Figure 1. Hemispherical scale.

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