Pesticide Collection Day

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North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with the N.C. Cooperative Extension in Cherokee County will be offering a Pesticide Collection Day for residents in Cherokee, Clay, and surrounding counties. The local site manager will be Keith Wood, Agricultural Extension Agent for Cherokee County. Collection will be October 20, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Wayne’s Feed Store in Murphy.

Nearly all pesticide products will be accepted. For liquid pesticide containers larger than 5 gallons or for unlabeled pesticides, please contact the Cooperative Extension Office for information before bringing to the collection event. No gas cylinders are accepted at the event; however, assistance information can be provided. Contact the office for more information. Don’t miss this opportunity in Cherokee County. For more information contact the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Cherokee County Center at 828-837-2210.