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McSwain Center Policies and Procedures

The McSwain Extension Education and Agriculture Center is available. Lee County Farm Bureau Auditorium Contact us for: Policies and Procedures / Facility …

Savor the Flavor

When eating lunch, do you focus on tasting the food in front of you? Are you also scrolling through …

Container Herbs

Change of Seasons

The new normal is taking some getting used to. However, some things stay the same and can give us …

Weeds Under Water

What do you consider a weed? Often our first thought goes to the dandelion in the lawn, grasses in …

Watering Plants

Watering Plants in Summer

It is HOT. Thirsty hot. We can all use a little extra hydration when it’s hot, and so do …

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Sick or Distressed Trees

Written by Matt Bertone, edited by Minda Daughtry Trees are everywhere in North Carolina and provide numerous benefits, including shade, …

Flea Beetle Damage

My Garden Has Changed Over

My garden has changed over and is about to again. The greens have pretty much quit for the time …

Beating Boredom

I think it would be a gross understatement to say that all of our lives have changed a great …

Flea Beetles

Flea Beetle Alert!

Please be aware that flea beetles have been spotted in Lee County. According to Table 9-4 in the 2020 …

Callisia Fragrans

Houseplant Vacation Time

Summertime is traditionally vacation time. While I’m not traveling much these days, I am enjoying the essence of what …

Watering Can

July and August Gardening Guidelines

This article was written by Master Gardener℠ Volunteer, Becky Garrett General Yard and Garden Information and Tasks Keep a log book …