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Hi, How Are You?

I am in awe of COVID-19 and how it has impacted the entire world. I have never been witness …

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Pastures and Spray Rates

To help combat weedy pastures farmers often rely on pesticides. Pesticides have proven to be an effective tool in …

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Paraquat Requirements

Paraquat is a common herbicide used in the United States. Products that contain paraquat as an active ingredient include Gramoxone, …

Keep the Repellent Handy

Although hurricane Dorian has come and gone for most of us, its rainfall has likely left standing water in …

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Pesticide Collection Day

When: May 1, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Agriculture Service Center, 134 Government Circle, Jefferson, NC 28640 For …

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Stationary and Traveling Irrigation Systems

This publication explains calibration procedures for stationary and hard-hose traveler irrigation systems and how to …

Solar Energy Resources for Local Government and Residents in North Carolina

This factsheet lists solar energy resources for residents of North Carolina.

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Solar Panel Materials, End of Life, and Regulation

This factsheet discusses issues relating to the end-of-life and decommissioning of a solar farm.

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Evaluating Conservation Easements, Solar Leases, and Land Lease Proposals

This publication offers information on questions and considerations to be aware of when planning for …

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Protecting People and the Environment When Using Pesticides

This publication, chapter 11 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, describes some measures that …

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Threshold Legal Issues Concerning Solar Development Opportunities

This factsheet covers several factors to consider when leasing farmland for solar farm purposes. Property …

1/22/21

Landowner Solar Leasing: Contract Terms Explained

This factsheet explains the contract terms likely to be found in a solar ground leases.

1/21/21

Hard Hose Traveler Irrigation System

This publication contains step-by-step guidelines for determining irrigated acreage for hard hose traveler irrigation systems …