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Second quarter 2016
timber price report is now available!

NC Timber Price Report provides state-wide average prices for standing timber (stumpage) for pine, oak, and mixed hardwood sawtimber, pine chip-n-saw, and pine and hardwood pulpwood.  To review the report visit NC Timber Price Report.  For more information on selling timber check out these resources.

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Tree cutting

Second quarter 2016
timber price report is now available!

NC Timber Price Report provides state-wide average prices for standing timber (stumpage) for pine, oak, and mixed hardwood sawtimber, pine chip-n-saw, and pine and hardwood pulpwood.  To review the report visit NC Timber Price Report.  For more information on selling timber check out these resources.

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Sentinel Landscape Designation

Partnering for
success with Sentinel Landscapes!

Federal, state and local partners, including the NC State College of Natural Resources and NC State Extension Forestry, have joined efforts to protect North Carolina’s working farmland and forests, military training grounds, and natural resources and habitat. As part of the North Carolina Sentinel Landscapes Partnership, 33 eastern and Sandhills counties in North Carolina were designated as Sentinel Landscape.

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Project Learning Tree ® (PLT) is an award winning, multi-disciplinary environmental education program for educators and students in PreK-grade 12. PLT is a program of the American Forest Foundation. It is one of the most widely used environmental education programs in the United States and abroad, and continues to set the standard for environmental education excellence. In North Carolina, PLT is sponsored by NC Cooperative Extension Service, the NC Forestry Association, and the NC Forest Service. Learn more about this exceptional youth program.

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USDA Disaster Resource Center popular

The United States Department of Agriculture Disaster Resource Center offers information to help farmers prepare for disasters.  From drought to Avian Influenza,  and food safety to wildfire, the USDA Disaster Resource Center covers a MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

Conserving Working Lands Seminar & Dinner popular

Private landowners with farms and forests, in the vicinity of Fort Bragg or Pope Army Airfield, are invited to attend a 2-hour seminar and dinner on September 22, 2016 in Fayetteville, NC. This seminar MORE »

Partnering for Success with Sentinel Landscapes

Brittany Sweeney, NCSU College of Natural Resources July 12, 2016 Federal, state and local partners, including the NC State College of Natural Resources and NC State Extension Forestry, have joined efforts to protect MORE »

NCCES Welcomes Area Agent in Forestry

We are pleased to announce that NCSU Cooperative Extension has recently welcomed Colby Lambert into its ranks as an Area Specialist Agent in forestry. Colby will serve 32 counties in Eastern NC and his primary responsibility will MORE »

Three new fact sheets about biomass released

NCSU Extension Forestry, in conjunction with Southern Regional Extension Forestry, has created three new fact sheets about biomass. The three fact sheets introduce the reader to technologies for the use of biomass feedstocks, different MORE »

2015: N.C.’s Forest Health Year-In-Review

2015: N.C.’s Forest Health Year-In-Review By NC Forest Service, December 30, 2015 North Carolina is well-known for its beautiful forests that cover a majority of the state. From being known as “the land of the MORE »

Storm Damage to Crops

As North Carolina sees heavy amounts of rain across our state, the wet fields and possible flooding has the potential to cause significant agricultural losses.  As an example, estimates for losses already exceed MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

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 across our state which means that conditions are right for flooding to occur. Floods MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

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Project Learning Tree K-8 Professional Development WorkshopThu Sep 29, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
4803 Sweet Home Church Rd, Elizabethtown, NC 28337, USA
— 4 days away
Project Learning Tree Environmental Experiences for Early ChildhoodMon Oct 3, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Imagination Station Science & History Museum, 224 E. Nash St., Wilson, NC 27893, United States
— 1 week away
Dehumidification Drying of Lumber Short CourseThu Oct 6, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -
Fri Oct 7, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Where:
Hodges Wood Products Lab, 411 Dan Allen Dr, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
— 2 weeks away
Project Learning Tree K-8 Professional Development WorkshopFri Oct 14, 2016
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Meadowview Middle School, 1282 McKinney Rd, Mt Airy, NC 27030, USA
— 3 weeks away
Project Learning Tree K-8 Professional Development WorkshopTue Oct 25, 2016
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Guilford College, 5800 W Friendly Ave, Greensboro, NC 27410, USA
— 4 weeks away
Longleaf Alliance Biennial Conference, Savannah, GAWed Nov 2 - Fri Nov 4, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Savannah Marriott Riverfront, 100 General McIntosh Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401, USA
— 1 month away
Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Development WorkshopSat Nov 5, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
A Time for Science, 949 Contentnea Ln, Grifton, NC 28530, USA
— 1 month away
Project Learning Tree K-12 Professional Development WorkshopFri Nov 11, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Jordan Lake Educational State Forest, 2832 Big Woods Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, USA
— 2 months away
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