Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Photo of Christy Bredenkamp

Christy Bredenkamp

Area Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Jackson County Centerchristine_bredenkamp@ncsu.edu
Street Address:876 Skyland Dr
Suite 6
Sylva, NC 28779
Mailing Address:876 Skyland Dr
Suite 6
Sylva, NC 28779

Job Description Responsible for public education in commercial and urban horticulture. This includes providing leadership, educational opportunities, training, and technical assistance to beekeepers, Christmas tree, nursery, and vegetable growers in the Smoky Mountains of Jackson and Swain Counties. Additional efforts include pro-active and trouble-shooting workshops and assistance for gardeners in the areas of plant diseases, insects, and cultural problems in landscape and garden settings.

Christy also serves these 1 counties: Swain County

Recent Posts by Christy Bredenkamp

Cover photo for Gardening Basics 101

Gardening Basics 101

Gardening Basics 101 The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service will be holding a seminar on Gardening Basics 101. Learn more about …

Cover photo for Dead Leaves on Native Rhododendrons

Dead Leaves on Native Rhododendrons

Recently, a few homeowners and landscapers in the higher elevations are seeing large patches of rhododendrons and mountain laurel …

More News from Christy Bredenkampexpand_more

Meet Some of Christy Bredenkamp's Colleagues

Jackson County, North Carolina