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Extension and research at NC State address timely issues impacting our state. Extension delivers trusted information directly into the hands of farmers and agribusinesses, helping them translate knowledge into solutions that grow our economy and communities.

Dr. Heiniger's Weather Forecast

Every year we try to have Dr. Ron Heiniger attend a meeting and share his ever popular weather forecast. …

Strategic Conversations on Agritoursim

On Wednesday, September 2nd Pitt County Cooperative Extension will hold a discussion panel with agritourism operators. Discussions will include …

Soybeans

Pasquotank Farm Tour

Below are the links to information that was covered during the 2020 Pasquotank County Farm Tour. If you have …

2020 Producer Newsletters

Below are the 2020 field crops newsletters from Al Wood. If you have any questions please contact him at …

NC AgVentures Grant Program

NC AgVentures provides grants to NC farmers for new and innovative agricultural project ideas that will increase their farm …

Cover photo for 2019 Pasquotank Corn Variety Trial

2019 Pasquotank Corn Variety Trial

The County Centers of Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, and Perquimans of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service cooperate …

Industrial Hemp

Industrial Hemp Production Meeting

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center is conducting an industrial hemp meeting on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, from …

Recent Publications related to Agriculture & Food

Plan Before You Plant

Supplemental hand weeding accounts for the majority of landscape bed maintenance costs. When used exclusively, …

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Four Lessons to Build Resilience in Agritourism

This publication documents the lessons learned by agritourism operators whose businesses were impacted by the …

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Muscadine Grapes in the Home Garden

Muscadine grapes are well adapted to the Coastal Plain of North Carolina, where temperatures seldom …

Bunch Grapes in the Home Garden

Grapes are welcome summer treats that can be eaten fresh, processed into jellies, jams, juice …

Dust plume coming off large combine in field

Estimating Available Time to Plant and Harvest Peanuts

This publication looks at historical records to estimate the number of days available for planting …

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Adult spotted lanternfly resting on side of tree

Spotted Lanternfly

This factsheet offers information on the biology and management of the spotted lanternfly, an invasive …

Figure 1. Cool-season vegetables can tolerate colder temperature

Western North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In western North Carolina, almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be successfully grown …

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Figure 1. Cool-season vegetables can tolerate colder temperature

Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In central North Carolina almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully …

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