Gardening Basics 101

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The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service will be holding a Gardening Basics 101 Seminar (free) on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, from 6–8 p.m. online via Zoom.

This seminar is geared for those new to gardening or desiring to brush up on the basics. Participants will learn about site selection and preparation, proper soil and plant fertility needs, spacing, crop rotation, cultivars and the differences between cool and warm-season vegetables. Finally, we will lightly discuss the most common disease, insect and weed problems, and their potential control options.

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For more information, contact the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Macon County Center at 828 349 2046 or email Christy Bredenkamp at