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Shawn Banks

Shawn Banks

County Extension Director - Horticulture Agent Carteret County Centershawn_banks@ncsu.edu
Street Address: 303 College Cir
Morehead City, NC 28557
Mailing Address: 303 College Cir
Morehead City, NC 28557

Job Description As the County Extension Director I manage the office budget and personnel. I also have responsibilities in Agriculture which include being the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Coordinator, Pesticide Coordinator and Horticulture agent to name a few of my responsibilities.

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Good Insects in Fall Gardens

Now is the time to be planting fall gardens. That means cabbage, collards and broccoli. There are a few …

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Census: Your Action Needed

I’m asking for your help. The Census response rate for Carteret County has been lower than expected but there is …

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Treating Insect Pests in Turf

I never really thought of lawns as a place to protect pollinators, but I was reading an article a …

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