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NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Northeast Ag Expo is a field day that is conducted annually through the joint efforts of producers, agribusinesses, North Carolina State University, commodity groups,and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of the counties of Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, and Perquimans.  Since the counties involved are located in the Tidewater Region of North Carolina, the natural resources and commodities produced vary tremendously.   The commodity/commodities highlighted each year are those important to the host county.  Attendees get to view various research plots as well as benefit from presentations by Extension personnel and company representatives.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

The Northeast Ag Expo is a field day that is conducted annually through the joint efforts of producers, agribusinesses, North Carolina State University, commodity groups,and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of the counties of Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, and Perquimans.  Since the counties involved are located in the Tidewater Region of North Carolina, the natural resources and commodities produced vary tremendously.   The commodity/commodities highlighted each year are those important to the host county.  Attendees get to view various research plots as well as benefit from presentations by Extension personnel and company representatives.

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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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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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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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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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2016 4-H Honor Club

Victoria Robey 17, daughter of Wesley and Lisa Robey, was inducted into the 4-H Honor Club, one of the highest honors a 4-H’er can achieve. New Honor Club members were tapped during a MORE »

2016 4-H Congress Delegates popular

Pictured below left to right are:  Wil Haines, Madisyn Boyce, Victoria Robey, Jessica Hoffman, Lauren Winslow and Lance Sharber.  Not pictured:  Avery Otts, Lillie Bailey, and Kaitlyn Broome. Pasquotank 4-H’ers received honors during MORE »

Commercial Pesticide Newsletter

Below please find my latest newsletter for Commercial Pesticide Applicators.  We have been selected to have a pesticide school at the Pasquotank Extension Center and we need everyone to help get the news MORE »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

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Travis Burkes' Retirement CelebrationWed Aug 31, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Vernon G James Research Center, 207 Research Station Rd, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 4 days away
Albemarle Area Circuit ShowFri Sep 2, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Albemarle Area 4-H Livestock Arena
— 6 days away
Albemarle Area Circuit ShowSat Sep 3, 2016
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Albemarle Area 4-H Livestock Arena
— 7 days away
Holiday - Office ClosedMon Sep 5 - Mon Sep 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 1 week away
Eat Smart, Live Strong ClassThu Sep 8, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 2 weeks away
Albemarle Craftmans Fair MeetingThu Sep 8, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Villa Restaurant
— 2 weeks away
Wheat Production MeetingTue Sep 13, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 2 weeks away
Pasquotank County Master Gardener MeetingWed Sep 14, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
Pasquotank Extension Center
— 3 weeks away
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