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Paige Burns

County Extension Director & Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Richmond County Centerpaige_burns@ncsu.edu
Street Address: 123 Caroline St
Suite 100
Rockingham, NC 28379
Mailing Address: PO Box 1358
Rockingham, NC 28380

Recent Posts by Paige Burns

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Hemp Madness

young hemp plant Have you heard about hemp? I think everyone has at this point. I’ve never witnessed such excitement …

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Plant Swap!

come to the plant swap! PLANT SWAP! Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 5-7 p.m., at the Steele Street Park on Hitchcock Creek. What’s …

Fall Is the Time for Lime

I receive many calls throughout the year from both farmers and homeowners, with concerns about the quality of their …

Hornworm with parasitic wasp cocoons

Insects in the Garden

Parasitized hornworm Although I’m not an entomologist, I really enjoy seeing bugs and insects in nature and in the garden. …

Dark brown caterpillar with orange spots feeding on leaf

Earth Day Should Be Every Day

Pipevine swallowtail caterpillar In case you were unaware, Monday, April 22, 2019, was the 49th Earth Day celebration. Earth Day …

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