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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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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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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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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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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Volunteers Needed for 2016 Fair

Plans are underway for the 2016 Cherokee County Fair! We need volunteers to assist with planning this year’s fair on October 20 (evening) 21 and 22. Jobs include: Customer Service Parking Assistant Host MORE »

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Grape Growers Seminar

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension is offering a grape growing seminar on Wednesday August 3rd at Stoney Hollow Farm in Robbinsville. The seminar will start at 8:30 am and end after lunch.  There MORE »

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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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EVENTS View All
Grape Growing SeminarWed Aug 3, 2016
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Stoney Hollow Farm, 944 Ollies Creek Road, Robbinsville NC.
— 3 days away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
Landscaping for PollinatorsTue Aug 16, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Center for Applied Technology (CAT building) 2415 Airport Road Marble NC
— 2 weeks away
Fall/Winter Crop Production Financial Planning for SHTSTue Aug 23 - Tue Aug 23, 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
— 4 weeks away
Nursery Weed Management Field DayWed Sep 7, 2016
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Hawksridge Farms 4243 S. NC 127 Hwy, Hickory, NC
— 1 month away
Pesticide X trainingThu Sep 15, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Graham Co Extension office
— 2 months away
Cherokee County FairFri Oct 21 - Fri Oct 21, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Mountain Folk Center Murphy, NC
— 3 months away
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