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Payton Flowers

Payton Flowers

Extension Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture Gaston County Centercpflower@ncsu.edu
Street Address: 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy
Citizens Resource Center
Dallas, NC 28034
Mailing Address: NC Cooperative Extension Service
PO Box 1578
Gastonia, NC 28053

Job Description My job is to work alongside of crop growers, nursery growers, green house operators, landscapers, and municipalities in finding well researched management practices to implement in their various operations. I also am the pesticide coordinator for Gaston County, I answer questions regarding re-certification, teach re-certification credit courses, and handle pesticide container disposal.

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What to Do With Empty Pesticide Containers

Pesticide Container Recycling Program Who can participate: The Pesticide Container Recycling program is available to all licensed pesticide applicators. What are the …

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Fall Micro-Plots for Deer

What is a micro-plot? A micro plot is a small wildlife plot that is typically around 1/4- 1/2 acre in …

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Gaston Grower Spotlight July 2022

July means blackberries, but locally farmed blackberries aren’t the same as the bitter and seedy wild blackberries you may …

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