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Twig Aphids 2020

Twig aphids are shaping up to be a problem this spring in western North Carolina. Many fields had high …

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Forests After Florence

From NC State University College of Natural Resources, Story by Julie Johnson 3/6/2020 Dr. Madhusudan Katti, an associate professor in the …

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Oak Issues in Southeastern NC

Recently, Extension agents and specialists have been receiving calls from folks in southeastern NC regarding oak trees dying or …

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Upcoming ForestHer Workshops

RALEIGH, N.C. (July 8, 2019) – Women landowners and natural resource professionals interested in learning more about management and …

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Is Reforestation a Profitable Investment?

Historically, reforestation has been a strong long-term investment for landowners. This publication assesses the pine reforestation investment based on …

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Upcoming Pollinator Workshops

Are you interested in implementing conservation practices such as establishing pollinator habitat on your land? We’re hosting two workshops this …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

Economic Contribution of the Forest Sector in North Carolina, 2018

This publication discusses contributions the forest sector makes to the North Carolina economy.

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Managing Longleaf Pine Straw

Longleaf pine trees deposit an annual blanket of needles, often called pine straw, on the …

Creating a Limited Liability Company or Corporation

Protecting farm and forest land can be complicated. In this publication we interview a family …

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New Reporting Rules for Lump-Sum Timber Sales

On May 28, 2009, new rules for reporting of lump-sum timber sales went into effect. …

5/6/20
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Historic North Carolina Timber Stumpage Prices, 1976-2019

Historic price data for standing timber from 1976-2019 for North Carolina. Data are reported for …

4/22/20
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Historic North Carolina Delivered Timber Prices, 1988-2019

Historic price data for delivered timber, prices paid upon delivery to the mill, from 1988-2019 …

4/22/20
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Selling Your Timber? Don't Make an Uninformed Decision!

This publication explains the risks involved in selling timber without knowledge of current market conditions …

4/21/20

Cultivation of Ramps (Allium tricoccum and A. burdickii)

Ramps, also known as wild leeks, are native to the eastern North American mountains. They …