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Hurricane Preparedness Week Poster

Is Your Disaster Kit Ready?

Hurricane Matthew is headed toward the east coast of the United States. While it may be too early to …

USDA Disaster Resource Center

The United States Department of Agriculture Disaster Resource Center offers information to help farmers prepare for disasters. From drought …

Preparing for disaster

2016 Severe Weather Awareness Week

March 6th through March 12th has been declared 2016 Severe Weather Awareness Week in North Carolina. Springtime in North …

When Flooded Turn Around Don't Drown

Dealing With Floods

With the heavy amounts of rain falling across North Carolina, flooding is likely. Flood watches are in effect all …

Statewide Tornado Drill March 4, 2015 9:30 am

Statewide Tornado Drill

North Carolina’s annual statewide tornado drill for 2015 will take place today, Wednesday, March 4, at 9:30 a.m. Every …

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Are You Prepared for a Disaster?

September has been National Preparedness Month, but just because September is coming to an end, doesn’t mean that you …

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Options for Backyard Stream Repair

This publication discusses strategies and techniques for stabilizing stream banks where erosion is an issue.

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Success of Women in Agritourism: She Will Get What She Wants

This publication examine's women's success in the agritourism industry through survey responses to help maximize …

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Water Requirements of North Carolina Turfgrasses

Water is an essential component for plant growth. In turfgrasses it comprises 75 to 90 …

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Appendix F. Social Media Policy

This section of the North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program Guidelines provides information about …

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Direct to Food Bank and Food Pantry Donations

This publication, part of the Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide, discusses food donations given …

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Plant Selection for Extensive Green Roofs in the Research Triangle Area of North Carolina

This publication describes the evaluation of plant survival and vigor on 11 extensive green roofs …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Carolina Athletic Fields: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf on Athletic Turf

A guide to maintaining quality turf on athletic fields.