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Susan Brown

Extension Agent, Consumer Horticulture New Hanover County Centersusan_brown@ncsu.edu
Street Address:6206 Oleander Dr
Wilmington, NC 28403
Mailing Address:6206 Oleander Dr
Wilmington, NC 28403

Job Description Consumer Horticulture

Recent Posts by Susan Brown

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Seven Steps to Healthier Trees

Most people plant trees, work hard to get them established and walk away. Trees are living organisms and we …

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Vegetable Garden Challenges

Every summer I look forward to a fresh tomato sandwich or a BLT. I plant tomatoes, squash, zucchini, okra, …

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Container Gardening

One of my former co-workers prides himself on having the craziest container choices. I will never forget the day …

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A New Look for a Signature Program

The first Extension Master Gardener sm Volunteer program was started in January of 1973 at Washington State University. Extension …

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Culinary Herb Garden

These days with the struggling economy people are looking for ways to save money. One way to cut corners …

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Friend or Foe?

Did you know that fewer than 10% of insects are what we as gardeners would consider harmful? The remaining …

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