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Tobacco Referendum

Vote on November 19 in the Tobacco Research Check-off Referendum, Ten for Tobacco. More info

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Tobacco Referendum

Vote on November 19 in the Tobacco Research Check-off Referendum, Ten for Tobacco. More info

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Lenoir County
Voluntary Agricultural Districts

The purpose of the Agricultural District Program is to encourage the preservation and protection of farmland from non-farm development.  This is in recognition of the importance of agriculture to the economic and social well being of North Carolina. Find out how your property can be part of a Voluntary Agricultural District!

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

2014 Bee School

Click on the link for information about the upcoming Bee School. beeschool2014

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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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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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New Video: Gardening When Deer Live Nearby

Enjoy this excellent new 20 minute video on strategies for coexisting with deer in the landscape. Lois Chatham and Sara Haigh, Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County,  identify deer resistant plants and strategies to keep deer MORE » – from   Gardening

Outerbanks-Video

New Video on Gardening on The Outer Banks

Check out this outstanding new video by Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County! Kudos to Shannon Brooks and her whole team, especially EMGV Barbara Koeblin, the media talent for this 23 minute episode MORE » – from   Gardening

Yellow Flowers Brighten the Winter Landscape

Several yellow flowers are showing up in the landscape.  Forsythia, Carolina jessamine and winter jasmine have been flowering on and off since our warm fall temperatures but they are again showing their beauty. MORE »

Got Winter Weeds?

Are you concerned about winter weeds in your lawn?  A healthy lawn is the best way to prevent weeds.  Encouraging a healthy lawn includes mowing at the correct height, aerating at the proper MORE »

Improve Air Quality Naturally with Plants

Plants add natural beauty to any interior space. There are plants to enhance almost any type of decor. In addition to their natural beauty, houseplants are also a valuable weapon against indoor air MORE »

Warm Up With a Bowl of Chili

Today’s weather forecast is a mixture of snow and sleet, so what better time to heat up a nice warm bowl of chili?  Everyone has a favorite chili recipe, but I bet there MORE »

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Look Who Came to Breakfast! popular

I woke up to find this guy in the front yard gorging on persimmons. Cute though he is, I was discouraged to see he had already eaten several persimmons and taken bites out MORE » – from   Gardening

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EVENTS View All
Farmer's Market OpenTue Feb 16, 2016
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 2 days away
Neuse Regional BeekeepersThu Feb 18, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Lenoir County Co-Op Extension, 1791 Nc Highway 11 55, Kinston, NC 28504, United States
— 5 days away
Farmer's Market OpenSat Feb 20, 2016
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 6 days away
Farmer's Market OpenTue Feb 23, 2016
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 1 week away
Farmer's Market OpenSat Feb 27, 2016
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 2 weeks away
Farmer's Market OpenTue Mar 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 2 weeks away
Managing Your Lands and Its LegacyFri Mar 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Jones County Civic Center, 832 North Carolina Hwy 58, Trenton, NC 28585, United States
— 3 weeks away
Farmer's Market OpenSat Mar 5, 2016
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 3 weeks away
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