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Carpenter Bee

Carpenter Bees

Carpenter bees are large, black and yellow bees often seen hovering around the eaves of a house, wooden fences, …

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Poultry 101 Class

The Macon County Poultry Club will present a Poultry 101Class on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 10 a.m.–noon at …

Mosquito Control Around the Home

Mosquitoes are important pests because their biting activity often interferes with outdoor activities. They may transmit disease organisms to …

Pesticide Disposal Day

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Macon County, will hold a pesticide disposal/collection day in cooperation with the N.C. Department of …

2018 4-H Spring Plant Sale

Each year Macon County 4-H sells great fruit and berry plants to our families and the community. Our Annual …

Apple Grafting Workshop

The Macon County Center of NC Cooperative Extension will hold a grafting workshop on Tuesday, March 13. The class …

Live Tree Care

If you choose to buy a live Christmas tree, pick a species that will live and grow well on …

Jellied Products Class

If you are interested in learning to make jam, preserves, jelly, marmalades or conserves, this class is for you. …

More Garden Annuals

Annuals are easy to grow, add a bright spot of color in the garden. You may want to try: * …

Canning Season Checklist

Spring has arrived and gardens will be overflowing with fresh produce before we know it. Now is a great …

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