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Fall Gardening Club

Let’s get to digging in the Dirt! We will be exploring the fall growing season and how all youth can …

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2020 Cabarrus College Scholarships

Herter-O’Neal NCCEAPA Scholarship ($750 award) Nominations are being sought for one award offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals …

The Disaster Handbook

The University of Florida produced this manual which describes responses to many of the issues farming communities may encounter …

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On-Line Newsletter From Hort Science

The NCSU Department of Horticultural Science has launched a quarterly on-line Newsletter Subscribe to see great horticulture images, learn about faculty and …

Recent Publications related to Soil, Water & Air

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Large-Scale Organic Materials Composting

This publication provides an overview of how to design and manage a composting system to …

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Calculating the Rate of Acidifiers to Lower the pH of North Carolina Soils

Plants differ in their tolerance to soil pH. This publication provides information on determining the …

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Planting Guide for Forage Crops in North Carolina

This planting guide provides the best available information about planting rates, depths, and stand evaluation …

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Selecting Sites for Fraser Fir Production

This publication covers a full range of site factors that can help growers avoid Phytophthroa …

Map with locations of Hyde, Pasquotank, and Camden sites

Saltwater Intrusion in Agricultural Fields in Northeastern North Carolina and Potential Remediation Options

This publication discusses the effects of saltwater intrusion on soil fertility, how to identify issues …

8/21/20SoilFacts

Your Water Supply: Well Construction and Protection

This guide describes common types of well construction in North Carolina and offers advice for …

8/14/20
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Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban Gardens

This publication alerts prospective gardeners to some of the most common contaminants in urban soils, …

8/12/20SoilFacts
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Soil Sampling Strategies for Site-Specific Field Management

This factsheet for farmers describes concepts, terminology, and guidelines concerning soil sampling. Proper testing allows …

8/10/20SoilFacts