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Strawberry Diagnostic
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An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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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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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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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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Tomato Late Blight

Farmers and gardeners may want to start scouting their tomatoes for late blight.  Extension Pathologist Inga Meadows, has released this statement: “Although there have not been any reports of late blight on tomato MORE »

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Grass-Fed Beef Production Guidelines popular

NC State has prepared some new guidelines for production of local grass-fed beef.  Some of the guidelines at a glance include: Animals remain on pastures their entire lives. No hormone implants are used. MORE »

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Landscaping for Pollinators

Fall is planting time, at least for the home landscape.  Now is the time to plan your landscape so you can get the desired plants when the nurseries stock for the fall.  Why MORE »

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21st Century Summer Academy - Murphy Elementary SchoolThu Jul 28, 2016
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA
— 4 days away
21st Century Summer Academy - Murphy Elementary SchoolFri Jul 29, 2016
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA
— 5 days away
Landscaping for PollinatorsTue Aug 16 - Tue Aug 16, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Center for Applied Technology (CAT building) 2415 Airport Road Marble NC
— 3 weeks away
Scott Hogsed Memorial Youth Conservation & Education DaySat Aug 27 - Sat Aug 27, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Caddyshack Road, Brasstown, NC
— 1 month away
Pesticide X trainingThu Sep 15, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Graham Co Extension office
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Cherokee County FairFri Oct 21 - Fri Oct 21, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Mountain Folk Center Murphy, NC
— 3 months away
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Mountain Folk Center, Murphy, NC
— 3 months away
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