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General Pruning Techniques

This third in a series on pruning offers general tips on pruning most landscape plants.

19 hours agoPruning Trees & Shrubs
Figure 1. The Outer Banks (blue) and Inner Banks (green) of Nort

Coastal Hazards and Tourism: Exploring Outer Banks Visitors’ Responses to Storm-Related Impacts

This publication discusses the impacts of coastal hazards on the tourism industry of North Carolina's …

20 hours ago
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Communities Thrive on Trees

This brochure describes the economic, environmental and health benefits that urban trees provide to a …

6 days ago
Anvil pruners and bypass pruners

Tools to Make the Cut

This second in a series on pruning offers tips on selecting the right tool for …

1 week agoPruning Trees & Shrubs
A stem failed on this maple due to bad form.

Before the Cut

This first of four publications in the Pruning Trees & Shrubs series introduces basic pruning …

1 week agoPruning Trees & Shrubs
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Who Is Responsible for the Trees? A Citizen Guide to Trees in the Community

This publication provides guidance on who is responsible for the maintenance and care of public …

1 week ago
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Asparagus

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

2 weeks agoGrow It, Eat It

Maximizing the Durability of Athletic Fields

Durable athletic fields begin with sound construction and careful planning. Good management practices can increase …

2 weeks ago