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Owen Washam

Owen Washam

Extension Agent, Horticulture and Forestry Montgomery County
Street Address: 203 W Main St
Troy, NC 27371
Mailing Address: 203 W Main St
Troy, NC 27371

Job Description I am the Horticulture and Forestry Extension agent for Montgomery County. My responsibilities include working with commercial and consumer growers, Master Gardener programming, and assisting the area Forestry agent. Personal interests of relevance include carnivorous plants, agroforestry, and mycology. My agricultural knowledge is diversified and gained through life long experiences, but I still have much to learn! Please feel free to reach out to me over email, phone or by letter. Or, drop by and see us in Troy between 8 and 5 M-F. I look forward to serving you.


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Forest Land Owner Info Center

Agency contact information for the following topics can be found at the bottom of this page. I. Burn Bans …

Free Soil Testing Until Nov. 20

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Flora Fridays - November 3, 2023

Exploring Native Oak Trees in Uwharrie National Forest Uwharrie National Forest, located in the heart of North Carolina, is rich …

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