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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

Farm Bill 2018: Programs of Interest to Forest Landowners

The Congress passed the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018, commonly known as the 2018 Farm …

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Managing Forest Edges for Wildlife

This publication describes edges (or ecotones), areas where two habitat types meet, such as a …

2 weeks agoWorking With Wildlife
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Scouting Fraser Fir Christmas Trees

This publication describes common pests of Fraser fir Christmas trees and how to use scouting …

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Crop Tree Management in North Carolina

This publication introduces readers to the seven steps involved in implementing crop tree management. The …

3 weeks agoWoodland Owner Notes

An Introduction to Forest Carbon Offset Markets

Forest carbon is considered as a forest product that can be a viable alternative source …

3 weeks agoEastern Forestry Notes

Strategies for the New American Furniture Industry

This publication suggests ways in which North Carolina's furniture industry can be competitive in domestic …

7/25/19
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White-Tailed Deer

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover, water habits and home range of the white-tailed …

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Wild Turkey

This publication describes the habitat, food, cover, water habits and home range of wild turkeys …