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Farm Transition Tactics

William Hamilton is a 15-year veteran dealing with farmland in North Carolina, specializing in a wide array of issues …

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Online Nutrition Classes

EFNEP is now providing online nutrition classes through Facebook Live and Zoom. The class will provide you with ways …

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Agricultural Summit 2020

February 10, 2020, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Cedar Grove Community Center Call to register: 919-245-2050 Click here to …

Keep the Repellent Handy

Although hurricane Dorian has come and gone for most of us, its rainfall has likely left standing water in …

Recent Publications related to Farm Health & Safety

Insect Control

This publication covers insect control in a variety of crops, as well as household pests.

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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 …

1 week ago
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Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

3/10/21SoilFacts
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Septic System Owner's Guide

If you use a septic system or if you are buying a home with a …

3/10/21SoilFacts

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.

2/17/21
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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.

2/17/21

Evaluating Conservation Easements, Solar Leases, and Land Lease Proposals

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

2/17/21