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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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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 panels

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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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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Soybean Forum

What to expect. Charles Hall, NC Soybean Producers Association asked agents to share the following information with Soybean Growers.”On Friday, Feb 5 at the Southern Farm Show, doors open 8:30 am and we MORE »

2016 Winter Commodity Meetings Schedule

Wednesday, January 27th 9AM: Tobacco Production & GAP Meeting Sampson County – Agri-Expo Center 414 Warsaw Rd, Clinton NC 28328 RSVP by: January 20th Thursday, February 4th 10AM: Corn/Soybean/Small Grains Meeting Duplin County MORE »

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Tobacco Referendum Vote November 19–8am-5pm–Duplin County Extension Center North Carolina tobacco growers will vote Nov. 19 on whether to continue their self-assessment to support tobacco research and education. The assessment is 10 cents MORE »

Safety Around Power Lines

Provided by Duke Energy At the request of Dr. Ellington, NCSU Extension Specialist and Duke Energy, I would like to share with you information concerning high voltage power lines on farm land that MORE »

Curing Tobacco on Standby Power

What to expect. With the potential weather situation approaching, Dr. Ellington (NCSU Specialist) and I wanted to share information related to standby power in the event power outages occur. Most of you have MORE »

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ECA Leadership Team MeetingTue Feb 16, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Rom 208 - Lois G. Britt Ag Service Center - Kenansville
— 1 week 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
— 4 weeks away
ECA Leadership Team MeetingTue Mar 15, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Rom 104 - Lois G. Britt Ag Service Center - Kenansville
— 1 month away
Working Forest Summit for NC LandownersWed Mar 16, 2016
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, 414 Warsaw Rd, Clinton, NC 28328, United States
— 1 month away
ECA Leadership Team MeetingTue Apr 19, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Rom 104 - Lois G. Britt Ag Service Center - Kenansville
— 2 months away
ECA Leadership Team MeetingTue May 17, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Rom 104 - Lois G. Britt Ag Service Center - Kenansville
— 3 months away
RESCHEDULED FOR 2016: Women's Forestry Workshop & Field DayThu May 19, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Eastern North Carolina, TBA
— 3 months away
ECA Leadership Team MeetingTue Jun 21, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Rom 104 - Lois G. Britt Ag Service Center - Kenansville
— 4 months away
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