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Anelle Ammons

Extension Agent, Agriculture and Natural Resources Catawba County
Street Address: 1175 S Brady Ave
Newton, NC 28658
Mailing Address: PO Box 389
Newton, NC 28658

Job Description Vision: To strengthen the economy and protect natural resources with increased knowledge of sustainable horticulture practices and profitable green industry systems. Goals: To provide CEU credits for Green Industry professionals by conducting classes that provide pesticide and landscape contractor credits To provide classes for the public in sustainable gardening techniques and home horticulture so that communities are enhanced and natural resources are conserved through thoughtful and knowledgeable landscape plantings and designs To support school and community gardens by providing expertise and curriculum building around plants and food production To provide science outreach to the community through public events and schools Read more at:


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Landscape Design Workshop

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Add Some Native Plants

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