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Avery County Community Gardens

The community gardens, located at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Avery County Center, are producing an abundance of food this season. …

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At Your Door Step

Right at your doorstep may be many of the answers to the social, educational, and health challenges faced by …

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Annual Sedge

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of annual sedge and addresses how to control it as …

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Annual Bluegrass

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of annual bluegrass.

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Managing the Impact of Floodwater Contaminants on Soil and Produce in Residential, Community, and School Vegetable Gardens

This publication discusses how floods can affect food gardens. In it, you'll find recommendations for …

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Roundleaf Greenbriar

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of roundleaf greenbriar.

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1. Soils and Plant Nutrients

This Soils and Plant Nutrients Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook examines the physical and …

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Yellow woodsorrel growth habit.

Yellow Woodsorrel

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of yellow woodsorrel.

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Figure 2. Yellow nutsedge seedhead.

Yellow Nutsedge

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of yellow nutsedge and addresses how to control it as …

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Yellow Foxtail seedhead

Yellow Foxtail

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of yellow foxtail.

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