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Disaster Relief for Farmers

November has arrived, and with it comes the new time change, cooler weather (hopefully), and reminders of all we …

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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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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 …

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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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Relationship among three log rules in board-foot volume estimate

Timber Sales: A Planning Guide for Landowners

This publication offers tips on marketing and selling, timber terminology, examples of timber sale agreements …

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Forest Land Enhancement Practices in North Carolina

This publication seeks to 1) encourage landowners to evaluate the current condition and potential …

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Randolph County Forestry Impacts 2016

This factsheet, part of a series on forestry impacts in North Carolina, offers information specific …

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Spruce Spider Mite on Fraser Fir

This publication describes scouting for and controlling the spruce spider mite, an insect that causes …

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Management of Phytophthora Root Rot in Fraser Fir Christmas Trees

Phytophthora root rot is the only serious disease of Fraser fir Christmas trees in western …

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Balsam Woolly Adelgid

This publication describes the lifecycle, scouting and treatment of the balsam wooly adelgid, a tiny, …

2 days agoChristmas Tree Notes