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Florence Lands Another Gut Punch

Hurricane Florence has left another memorable mark on our region with damage sustained from significant rain and wind over …

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Preparing for the Storm

Disasters happen anytime and anywhere. Is your family prepared to cope with an emergency? Could you evacuate quickly? You …

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Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short Course, March 7, New Bern Convention Center Designed to provide entrepreneurs research based technical training in the fundamentals …

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Aquatic Weeds

Plants are needed in aquatic habitats to help provide oxygen to other aquatic species, but they can grow so …

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Who Is Extension?

I am often asked in the community, “what do you do?” or “who do you work for?” When I …

Help at Your Fingertips

Robeson County residents have the expertise of all of the nation’s land-grant universities at their fingertips thanks to a …

Basic Pond Design

THE POWER OF EXTENSION Basic Pond Design By: Mike Frinsko Extension Area Aquaculture Agent N.C. Cooperative Extension, Robeson County Center Summer is often the …

Recent Publications related to Aquaculture

2019 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

2/15/19
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Precision Agriculture Technology: How to Become a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Pilot

This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

1/17/19

Pond Management Guide

This guide summarizes the basic principles of managing recreational ponds and the requirements for producing …

12/18/18

Using Grass Carp (White Amur) for Aquatic Weed Management in North Carolina

This publication covers the use of triploid sterile grass carp for biological control of aquatic …

11/19/18

Weed Management in Small Ponds

This publication describes how to prevent the excessive growth of aquatic weeds in small ponds …

7/30/18

Weed Control in Irrigation Water Supplies

This publication describes safe and effective techniques for managing aquatic weeds in irrigation ponds.

7/25/18
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Hydrilla: A Rapidly Spreading Aquatic Weed in North Carolina

This publication provides information on the origin, distribution, impact, biology, reproduction and management options of …

9/27/17