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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 2020

Feb. 8, 2020 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. …

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2018 Farm-City Banquet

November 20, 2018, $15 Tuesday, 6-9 p.m., doors at 5:30 p.m. Catawba County Country Club 1154 Country Club Rd., Newton, NC 28658 Tickets …

N.C. Cooperative Extension Mini Course

Free program! For the first time the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Catawba County Center is offering its own mini course! This five-week …

Garden, Lawn & Landscape Q & A

It has been another busy season in the garden, lawn, and landscape of Catawba County. We have had some …

Recent Publications related to Farm Health & Safety

Stationary and Traveling Irrigation Systems

This publication explains calibration procedures for stationary and hard-hose traveler irrigation systems and how to …

Solar Energy Resources for Local Government and Residents in North Carolina

This factsheet lists solar energy resources for residents of North Carolina.

2 weeks ago
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Solar Panel Materials, End of Life, and Regulation

This factsheet discusses issues relating to the end-of-life and decommissioning of a solar farm.

2 weeks ago

Evaluating Conservation Easements, Solar Leases, and Land Lease Proposals

This publication offers information on questions and considerations to be aware of when planning for …

2 weeks ago

Protecting People and the Environment When Using Pesticides

This publication, chapter 11 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, describes some measures that …

1/22/21

Threshold Legal Issues Concerning Solar Development Opportunities

This factsheet covers several factors to consider when leasing farmland for solar farm purposes. Property …

1/22/21

Landowner Solar Leasing: Contract Terms Explained

This factsheet explains the contract terms likely to be found in a solar ground leases.

1/21/21

Hard Hose Traveler Irrigation System

This publication contains step-by-step guidelines for determining irrigated acreage for hard hose traveler irrigation systems …