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Home gardening workshop scheduled

Tri-County Home Landscaping and Gardening Workshop is set for March 24.

The workshop runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, Currituck County Center, 120 Community Way, Barco.

The workshop is free with all informational materials included and lunch provided.

Pre-registration is required by March 19.

The workshop features six speakers including Extension Master Gardeners, Extension Agents, and local garden experts covering a variety of topics including Climate Change and Your Plants; Things We Do to Our Trees; Pollinators and Native Plants; Rain Gardens; Butterfly Gardening; and Sustainable Landscape Design.

Ann Daisey, community conservationist in a shared position between the North Carolina Coastal Federation and Dare County Soil and Water Conservation District, is one of the workshop presenters.

Visit http://go.ncsu.edu/homegardening2018 or call the Currituck County Extension Center at 252-232-2262 to register for the workshop.

For more information about the Tri-County Home Gardening Workshop, contact Master Gardener volunteers Joe Newsom of the Dare County at joenewsom@charter.net or 252-261-8580 and Sydna Lindblad of Pasquotank County at subahexa@yahoo.com or 252-340-5447 or Sarah Watts of the Currituck County Center at sewatts@ncsu.edu or 252-232-2262.

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