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Online Pesticide Credits

If you are looking for pesticide credits please look on the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services website …

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Master Gardener Volunteer Class 2020

Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteer training is a 9-week course designed to enrich your horticultural knowledge so that you can …

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Pesticide Credit Class

If anyone is in need of pesticide credits, two classes will be available in Halifax & Northampton Counties. For …

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