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Christy Bredenkamp

Christy Bredenkamp

County Extension Director, Macon Macon County
Street Address: 193 Thomas Heights Rd
Franklin, NC 28734
Mailing Address: 193 Thomas Heights Rd
Franklin, NC 28734

Job Description Responsible for administration, community development, and public education in commercial and urban horticulture. This includes providing leadership, educational opportunities, training, and technical assistance to nursery, vegetable and specialty crops growers in Macon county. Additional efforts include pro-active and trouble-shooting workshops and assistance for gardeners in the areas of plant diseases, insects, and cultural problems in landscape and garden settings.

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Bee Aware for Bee Swarms

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Upcoming Organic Gardening Class

Common Insects Diseases in the Garden an Organic Focus N.C. Cooperative Extension will be holding an in-depth Organic Pest Management …

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Upcoming 2021 Master Gardener Program

N.C. Cooperative Extension in Macon County is now taking applications for participation in the 2021 Extension Master Gardener℠ program …

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Wake-Up Your Garden

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service will be holding a Wake Up Your Garden Seminar (free) on Monday March 25th …

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