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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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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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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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Small Farms Keep Agriculture Moving Forward

Agriculture is the leading industry in Sampson County.  Many county residents think of large-scale contract hog or poultry farms or large row crop farms when farming is mentioned. But, The National Agricultural Statistics MORE »

Facts About Low-Calorie Sweeteners

There is a lot of information on sweeteners and sugar. As I go out and teach about how much sugar we consume in our bodies from soft drinks I am often asked the MORE »

Chance to Grow More Tillers

With what little wheat that was planted due to the wet year that many areas experienced and delayed harvest due to the wet conditions, late January to early-mid February is the time to MORE »

Cholesterol 101

What is cholesterol? Cholesterol is a kind of fat your body makes. You also get it from foods that come from animals, such as beef, milk and dairy foods, eggs, chicken, and fish. 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
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopMon Feb 15, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 North Eastern Boulevard, Fayetteville, NC 28301, United States
— 2 days away
Area Cotton MeetingThu Feb 18, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Sampson County Agri-Expo Center, 414 Warsaw Road, Clinton, NC 28328
— 5 days away
1:00pm - Agriculture First On-Scene TrainingTue Feb 23, 2016
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Duplin County Extension Center, 165 Agriculture Drive, Kenansville, NC
— 1 week away
Hunter Safety ClassSat Mar 12, 2016 @ 2:00 PM -
Sun Mar 13, 2016 @ 5:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 4 weeks away
Boating Safety ClassTue Mar 15, 2016 @ 6:00 PM -
Wed Mar 16, 2016 @ 9:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 1 month away
Working Forest Summit for NC LandownersWed Mar 16, 2016
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, 414 Warsaw Rd, Clinton, NC 28328, United States
— 1 month away
Webinar - The Green Leap: Conserving Biodiversity in Subdivision DevelopmentThu Apr 7, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 2 months away
Boating Safety ClassSun Apr 10, 2016
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 months away
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