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Minda Daughtry

Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Lee County Centerminda_daughtry@ncsu.edu
Street Address: 2420 Tramway Rd
Sanford, NC 27332
Mailing Address: 2420 Tramway Rd
Sanford, NC 27332

Job Description Commercial Horticulture: Small Fruits, Tree Fruits, Vegetables Consumer Horticulture Community Gardening Master Gardener Volunteers

Recent Posts by Minda Daughtry

Seed Starting Unit

Starting a Garden From Seeds

Growing your own garden from seed can be a great activity to do for yourself or with your family. …

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Nourish Resilience

The outbreak of coronavirus is undoubtedly stressful for everyone in our community – from residents to businesses alike. Fear …

Get Into the Garden!

General Yard and Garden Tasks: Before the grass cutting season gets underway, clean up sticks and stones in the yard …

Soil Science

Not Just Dirt

Healthy soils are important for healthy crops. But why should we care? It’s in the numbers. A huge change …

February Gardening Guidelines

Watch and Wait activities: Give garden tools some TLC. https://extension.oregonstate.edu/sites/default/files/documents/12281/sharpeninggardentools.pdf https://pss.uvm.edu/ppp/articles/cleaning.html Study Table 1 in the publication “Central North Carolina Planting Calendar …

Carolina Lawns

Carolina Lawn Care

Turfgrass is nothing new; it’s been around for a very long time. Its original use and ability to support …

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Native Plants, Natural Resources

A healthy and sustainable ecosystem means an empowered Earth resulting in hale and hearty people. Native plants have co-evolved …

Watering Can

What Is a Master Gardener Volunteer?

Master Gardener℠ volunteers are educators sharing knowledge about urban horticulture and environmental stewardship. Working with their local N.C. Cooperative …

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