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USDA Harmonized GAP Workshops

USDA Harmonized GAP Standard Workshops 8:30 a.m.–2:45 p.m. CFSA and the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service have partnered to deliver a workshop that …

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Firewise Landscaping Workshop

Is your Home and Community Firewise The Fire Wise Program teaches people how to adapt to living with wildfire and …

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NC Agritunity 2019

Feb. 9, 2019 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Free Educational Conference and Trade Show for Small and Beginning Farmers Iredell Cooperative Extension 444 Bristol Dr. Statesville, …

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Tree Cleanup and Chainsaw Safety Class

Training for disaster recovery tree cleanup safety covering OSHA regulations, insect bites and stings, electrical/electrocution hazards, hand and power …

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Pests of Okra

This factsheet, part of the Insect and Related Pests of Vegetables publication, includes an identification …

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Introduction

This publication, chapter 1 of the 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide, offers an introduction …

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Map of trials conducted across North Carolina.

Spring-Flowering Bulbs: Trials in North Carolina

The North Carolina Agricultural Research Service tested selected tulip and daffodil (Narcissus spp.) cultivars for …

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Peach Cultivars

The purpose of this bulletin is to summarize the specific characteristics of the cultivars released …

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Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide

This guide for blackberry and raspberry growers in the Southeast provides information on bramble cultivars, …

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Shaping Virginia Pine Christmas Trees

This factsheet covers how and when to shape, prune and shear Virginia pine Christmas trees.

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North Carolina Basil Production Guide

This publication specifically discusses fresh-market basil, examining the selection, production, harvesting and marketing of the …

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Weed Management in Conifer Seedbeds and Transplant Beds

Weeds compete with conifer seedlings for light, water, nutrients and space. Of these, light competition …

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