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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Info for Wheat
Producers

Check out the video, The Four Keys to High Yielding Wheat.  The video was prepared by Randy Weisz, small grains specialist at NC State University.

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Solar panels

Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Obesity Rates Rising Among Women

More American women than ever are obese, while the number of men carrying around far too many pounds has held steady, research shows. A second study finds US teens are another group that MORE »

Be Prepared for Hurricane Season

Since we are fully into hurricane season, it’s a good time for a reminder of the many steps we can take to prepare ourselves, our pets, and farm animals for the season.  County MORE »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

Canning Class

Come can with me August 17th at the Sampson County Extension Office. Whether you are an experienced canner, have a relative who used to can, or are new to canning and want to MORE »

Storm Damage to Crops

As North Carolina sees heavy amounts of rain across our state, the wet fields and possible flooding has the potential to cause significant agricultural losses.  As an example, estimates for losses already exceed MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

When Flooded Turn Around Don't Drown

Dealing with Floods

With the heavy amounts of rain falling across North Carolina, flooding is likely.  Flood watches are in effect all across our state which means that conditions are right for flooding to occur. Floods MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

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EVENTS View All
Hunter Safety ClassFri Aug 5, 2016 @ 6:00 PM -
Sat Aug 6, 2016 @ 9:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 1 week away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
Canning ClassWed Aug 17, 2016
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM Where:
55 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 3 weeks away
Boating Safety ClassSun Sep 4, 2016
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 1 month away
Sampson County Herb SymposiumSat Sep 10, 2016
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 1 month away
Hunter Safety ClassSat Sep 17, 2016 @ 2:00 PM -
Sun Sep 18, 2016 @ 5:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 months away
Hunter Safety ClassFri Oct 7, 2016 @ 6:00 PM -
Sat Oct 8, 2016 @ 9:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 months away
Boating Safety ClassMon Nov 14, 2016 @ 6:00 PM -
Tue Nov 15, 2016 @ 9:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 4 months away
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