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Stink Bug Management in Cotton

Stink bugs are tearing through cotton that has bolls.  Both plant bugs and especially stink bugs and their damage vary widely across North Carolina, but are generally at much higher levels that we’ve MORE » – from   Cotton

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Plant bugs are still being found and treated, even farther into the Coastal Plain than usual.  It seems like a lot of our fields treated for plant bugs in the past have experienced MORE » – from   Cotton

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Are you tired of hearing your children and grandchildren say: “I’m bored”? Are you looking for something educational for them to get involved in this summer? Then check out our Newsletter by clicking MORE »

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Crafty Kids Club will be taking a Field Trip to Rankin Museum in Ellerbe, NC on Tuesday, July 15th (9am-3pm). The Adventurers will NOT be meeting this month. Enjoy your summer MORE »

Bagworm Control

Bagworm Control Over the last few weeks I have received several calls about little brown balls or bags hanging from the branches of Leyland cypress, juniper, and arborvitae in our area. Sometimes these MORE »

Dogwood Problems in Columbus County

Over the last two weeks I have received numerous calls concerning “Dogwood Problems”.  Dogwoods are great trees however from time to time they become susceptible to diseases depending on weather conditions.  A disease MORE »

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Get Into the Magic of Electricity - It's free and it's fun! - Ages 11 and Up - Preregister by 8/1/14 - Limited to 25 (first come, first serve)Wed Aug 6, 2014
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 2 weeks away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Aug 14, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 3 weeks away
NCACC Youth Summit at Asheville, NC -- one 4-H member per county -- All expenses paid by NCACC and partners -- Age 13 and olderFri Aug 15, 2014 @ 2:30 PM -
Sat Aug 16, 2014 @ 3:30 PM Where:
Doubletree Biltmore/Renaissance, Asheville, NC
— 3 weeks away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Sep 11, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 2 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Nov 13, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 4 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Dec 11, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 5 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Jan 8, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 6 months away
Beekeeping MeetingThu Feb 12, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 7 months away
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