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Jackson County Cooperative Extension, 876 Skyland Dr Ste 6, Sylva, NC Jackson County Cooperative Extension, 876 Skyland Dr Ste 6, Sylva, NC Swain County Center 6 months ago
The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service will be holding a seminar on how to establish and maintain your Strawberry, Blackberry and Raspberry Patch. Topics include the basic cultural needs of these three berry types. Learn more about site selection and preparation, proper soil conditions, fertility needs, spacing, trellising, weed control, choosing the right cultivar, pruning, training and harvesting. Finally, we will discuss the most common disease and insect problems and their possible control options. For more information or to register for these free classes contact your local Extension Center at 586-4009 in Sylva or 488-3848 in Bryson City or e-mail
The following Strawberry - Blackberry & Raspberry seminars will be held in Jackson and repeated in Swain County.
  • Tuesday, February 19th at the Jackson Extension Center on 876 Skyland Dr. Sylva, N.C. in the Conference room from 10:00-12:00 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, February 26th at the Swain Extension Center on 60 Almond School Rd. Bryson City, N.C. in room 114 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. 
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