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Shawn Banks

County Extension Director Carteret County Center
Carteret County Office (252) 222-6352 (252) 222-6361 (Fax)
Unity ID:   snbanks

Job Description I'm the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer coordinator and have responsibilities with Consumer/Urban Horticulture.

Website carteret.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/shawn-banks

Street Address
303 College Cir
Morehead City NC   28557
Mail Address
303 College Cir
Morehead City NC   28557-2941

State Courier: 10-41-08

Recent Posts by Shawn

Make Time for Your Lawn

It has been delightful to have the cool days of spring extend all the way into late May.  The flowers bloomed for a long time and the grass has greened up nicely.  Now MORE »

Grapevine after pruning

Delay Pruning Until Late Winter

These warm spells we have throughout the early winter are NOT good times to get out and prune fruiting plants, such as grape vines.  Pruning these plants now can create a situation where MORE »

Raised bed with flowers, onions, peppers, tomatoes, and peas

National Farm to School Month

Did you know that October is National Farm to School Month?  This is the month to celebrate ways that our farmers connect with schools to provide local foods to school cafeterias, teach youth MORE »

Keep birds healthy by registering backyard chickens

July news for backyard flock owners (Copied from July Poultry News, NCDA&CS Veterinary Division) State Veterinarian Doug Meckes announced additional precautions that are being put in place to help North Carolina prepare for a MORE »

Students in a soils class looking at a soil sample.

Extension Gardener Classes

The Johnston County Office of North Carolina Cooperative Extension is pleased to offer a series of classes on gardening to the general public.  Classes will cover everything from plant biology to plant propagation.  MORE » – from   Johnston County Center

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