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Conservation With a View

The staff of N.C. Cooperative Extension of Watauga County was recently invited to tour a new parcel of property acquired …

Twig aphid damage of needle curl on Fraser fir Christmas trees

Virtual Farm Tour

The summer farm tour of the North Carolina Christmas Tree Association highlights local farms and current research and demonstrations. …

Lady beetle eggs

Twig Aphids 2020

Twig aphids are shaping up to be a problem this spring in western North Carolina. Many fields had high …

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Christmas Tree Scouting: Twig Aphids

With support from a grant from the Pesticide Environmental Trust Fund, Cooperative Extension produced and released a series of …

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The Bees of North Carolina

Congratulations to Dr. Elsa Youngsteadt & Hannah Levenson for this excellent new book, available as a hardcopy for purchase …

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Threshold Legal Issues Concerning Solar Development Opportunities

This factsheet covers several factors to consider when leasing farmland for solar farm purposes. Property …

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Figure 1. Early explorers observed open pine savannas like this

Using Fire to Improve Wildlife Habitat

This publication discusses the benefits that land managers derive by managing wildlife habitat through controlled …

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Figure 1. In North Carolina, hardwoods dominate softwoods

North Carolina's Forest and Forest Products Industry by the Numbers

This publication discusses the contributions that North Carolina’s forests and forest products industry provide to …

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Metallic green body of adult EAB

Emerald Ash Borer

This factsheet offers information on the biology and management of the emerald ash borer, an …

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2019 Income of North Carolina Timber Harvested and Delivered to Mills

2019 income estimates ranked by county for standing timber and timber harvest and delivered to …

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2017 Income of North Carolina Timber Harvested and Delivered to Mills

2017 income estimates ranked by county for standing timber and timber harvest and delivered to …

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2021 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

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NC Lumber Market Regions

Five Year Movements in North Carolina Hardwood Lumber Prices, 2011 to 2015

Lumber price trends provide key information to parties across the hardwood value chain. The prices …

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