Friday, April 30, 2010
Friday, April 23, 2010
Learn more! Click here to read the entire article from the Pender County Cooperative Extension website! http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/index.php?page=news&ci=LAWN+70
Friday, April 16, 2010
Pender County Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer your lawn, garden and landscape questions during their annual plant sale, April 16 & 17 at the Pender County Cooperative Extension Center, located at 801 S. Walker St. in Burgaw. The plant sale will feature a wide range of tough plants that thrive in Pender County conditions, including annual and perennial flowers, vegetables, herbs, blueberries, and figs!
In addition, Summer Vegetable Gardening 101, a FREE class covering all the basics of growing a summer vegetable garden, will be taught at the Extension Center Saturday, April 17 from 10am to noon. Call 259-1235 to register for this class, find out more about the plant sale, or get answers to your gardening questions. Information is also available online at http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu.
Friday, April 9, 2010
Learn more about growing fruits in SE NC at the Home Fruit Gardening class, April 17, 1:30 - 3pm, held at the Pender County Cooperative Extension Center in Burgaw! This class is free but registration is required by April 15 - call 910-259-1235 to register.
Pender County Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer your lawn, garden and landscape questions during their annual spring plant sale, April 16 & 17, at the Pender County Cooperative Extension Center, located at 801 S. Walker St. in Burgaw. The plant sale will feature a wide range of tough plants that thrive in Pender County conditions, including blueberries, blackberries, grapes, and figs! Find out more: http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/content/2010PlantSale
Master Gardeners will be at the Market the 2nd Wednesday of each month, April - October, from 9am to Noon to help with your gardening problems and provide lawn, garden, and landscape information.
More 'Ask a Master' Clinics coming up!
On Monday April 19, Pender County Master Gardeners will be in the gazebo located in the Teaching Gardens at the Hampstead Library, which they maintain as an educational display of good plants for the Hampstead area. Master Gardeners plan to be at the Hampstead Library the 3rd Monday of each month from 9am to Noon, throughout the growing season (April - October).
More Ways to Get Answers to Your Questions
Not able to make it to either of these locations? No problem - gardening questions can be answered Mon - Fri, 8am to 5pm by calling the Pender County Extension office at 259-1235, or visiting in person - office location: 801 S. Walker St. in Burgaw. Or post your questions online on our 'Ask at Expert' widget, available at http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/.
Monday, April 5, 2010
For the flower lover, in addition to having an ample color palate of annuals and perennials to purchase, special focus will be given this year to flowering plants that attract beneficial insects and pollinators. Those with culinary tastes will savor a variety of herbs, vegetables, and fruit plants as well as free gardening classes on Saturday:
- Summer Vegetable Gardening at 10am
- Home Fruit Production at 1:30pm
More about classes: http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/content/0417classes
Master gardeners will be on hand to answer questions and offer advice. Proceeds from the sale benefit Pender County Cooperative Extension Educational Programs and Teaching Gardens. For more information on the Plant Sale, please call 259-1235.
Find out more about the plant sale: http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/.
Thursday, April 1, 2010
Find out more! Click here to read the entire article on the Pender County Cooperative Extension website.