Managing the Impact of Floodwater Contaminants on Soil and Produce in Residential, Community, and School Vegetable Gardens

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Experts in Soils, Food Safety, Horticulture, and Soil Contaminants at NC State University and the  Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University have teamed up to create a new publication providing advice on managing the potential impacts of floodwater on food safety in home, school, and community vegetable gardens.

If you're a North Carolina resident with a question about a topic on this site, your local N.C. Cooperative Extension office can help.

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Lucy Bradley, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Lucy BradleyUrban Horticulture Professor and Extension Specialist Call Dr. Lucy E-mail Dr. Lucy Horticultural Science
NC State Extension, NC State University
Updated on Sep 24, 2020
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