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This Hay Directory is provided as a service to hay producers and buyers.  In order to be included in the next update of the Hay Directory, please complete this form.

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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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Now hiring . . . popular

  POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Project Coordinator     Organization: North Carolina Community Garden Partners (NCCGP) in collaboration with the North Carolina Public Health Foundation   Location: Home-based, with ability to travel throughout the state MORE » – from   Community Gardens

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Butterflies in Your Backyard popular

New and Improved and even better than before, “Butterflies in Your Backyard” has been updated and  re-released with a beautiful new cover.  Available for free on-line, both as a pdf and, for easy MORE » – from   Gardening

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Aquatic Pesticide Applicator Weed Class popular

Do you need aquatic pesticide applicator continuing education credit?  If yes, this class is for you!  A 2-hour class will be held on May 25 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm at the Craven MORE »

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The Tomato Challenge

~Charlotte Glen~ If you have had little success with tomatoes don’t take it personally. Tomatoes are tough to grow in the coastal south. Summer heat causes problems with ripening, fruit set, and flavor, MORE »

Designing for Small Spaces

~Donna Teasley~ Times are changing. Homes with an acre lot aren’t the norm any longer. As we get older, I’m not sure we want lawns that large anyway! But if you have a MORE »

Spring Lawn Care Tasks to Avoid

~Danny Lauderdale~ As temperatures warm, many homeowners who do their own lawn care are ready to get their lawns off to a good start for the growing season. Unfortunately, some tasks done in MORE »

Redbud

Plant Spotlight-Eastern Redbud

Eastern redbuds (Cercis canadensis) are one of my favorite signs of spring.  This small tree is native to the eastern United States.  It’s early lavender to pink flowers bloom before the heart-shaped leaves MORE »

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4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp RegistrationThu May 26, 2016 Today
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 4 hours ago
EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongThu May 26, 2016 Today
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 hours ago
EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the FactsThu May 26, 2016 Today
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 hours ago
EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongThu May 26, 2016 Today
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 1 hour ago
Farmers' Market Board MeetingThu May 26, 2016 Today
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 hours away
Zumba Fitness ClassThu May 26, 2016 Today
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 5 hours away
4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp RegistrationFri May 27, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 20 hours away
EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and StrongFri May 27, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 21 hours away
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