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Backyard Composting

Instead of disposing of yard trimmings and kitchen scraps, you can compost them in your own backyard. Composting is an …

Fresh Wreaths for Sale

Fresh Wreaths for Sale You can fill out the online order form. If you have any questions contact our 4-H Agent …

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4-H ASPIRE ACT Course

For more info please contact our 4-H Agent, Alex Sugg-Kennedy, at (252) …

Bryce Lane

Introduction to Plant Identification

The Path to Successful Gardening Six Week Course taught by Bryce Lane NCSU Professor & Lecturer Emeritus, Dept. of Horticultural Science Location JC Raulston …

No Empty Bowl

The “No Empty Bowl” Project of Lenoir County Thanks to a giving community, the “No Empty Bowl” Project of Lenoir …

"No Empty Bowl"

The “No Empty Bowl” Project of Lenoir County COVID-19 has been hard on all of us –in one way or another. If …

What's at the Market - May

There are lots of things to be excited about, and fresh produce is definitely one of them! The month of …

Market Safety Social Distancing

Safe Shopping at the Market

‘Tis the season for fresh fruits and veggies! Spring has arrived and with it, the opening of our local farmer’s …

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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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Wetlands and Water Quality

This factsheet explains how wetlands type and location influence water quality, and it reviews the …

Controlled Drainage Management Guidelines for Improving Drainage Water Quality

This publication explains how future agricultural practices must be designed and managed to protect water …

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Are Neighbors Benefiting from Wine Tourism Development? Perceptions from the North Carolina Piedmont Triad

This publication discusses how residents of the North Carolina Triad area perceive the benefits of …

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Disease Management and Guidelines for the Honey Bee

It is the goal of every beekeeper to maintain healthy, productive colonies. This can only …

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Grapes and Berries for the Garden

This guide provides home gardeners with instructions for growing strawberries, blueberries, brambles (blackberries and raspberries), …

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Barriers and Strategies to Connecting Urban Audiences to Wildlife and Nature: Results from a Multi-Method Research Project

This publication summarizes the findings of a research project aimed at understanding urban audiences, identifying …

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Vacationer Supported Agriculture Summer 2019

Vacationer Supported Agriculture (VSA) is a project led by NC State’s P1tLab and NC State …

12/18/20Local Foods