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Spotted Lanternfly 

Be on the lookout! An established population of spotted lanternflies was detected in Carrol Co. Virginia, just north of …

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Fall Family Fun Virtual Fair

The year 2020 has been full of disappointment for many. Most recently it was announced that even the North …

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The Majestic OBX Live Oaks 

The Majestic OBX Live Oaks Quercus virginiana, Quercus geminate The Outer Banks of North Carolina are home to perhaps the most …

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Extension FAQs

What is that bug in my garden? Do I really have to use margarine in that recipe or is …

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What the Heck Is That?!?!

Popping up around Currituck County and other parts of North Carolina, this invasive pest can cause a real eyesore. …

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Impacts - October 2017

Learn how Currituck Extension put your investment to work and made positive impacts in our community in October of …

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All Bugs Good and Bad

Are you bothered by ants or roaches? Do you want to know more about bees, wasps and hornets? Join us …

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Rain Gardens

Backyard rain gardens are a fun and inexpensive way to improve water quality and enhance the beauty of your …

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Currituck Extension E-News

Don’t miss any of the upcoming events or latest information Currituck County Cooperative Extension has to offer. The twice …

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Monarch Butterflies

Monarch Butterflies The N.C. Cooperative Extension, Currituck Center is sponsoring an educational presentation on Butterfly Gardening. The program is …

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Present Use Value: Transferring Property Enrolled in Present Use Value Property Taxation

This publication provides an overview of the Present-Use Value (PUV) property tax program in North …

Producing Shiitake Mushrooms: A Guide for Small-Scale Outdoor Cultivation on Logs

This guide provides techniques for small-scale outdoor cultivation of shiitake mushrooms on logs. Tree selection …

12/15/21
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Zoning and Land Use Regulation of Forestry

This publication discusses how zoning and land use regulations impact the practice of forestry in …

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What Does ‘The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act’ Have for Forestry? A Brief Overview

In this note, we explore the key provisions and funding allocations affecting forestry, wildfire management, …

11/22/21
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Spotted Lanternfly

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

Establishing a Partnership for Sentinel Landscapes: The North Carolina Experience A Dissemination Guide for Other States

This publication is a guide for states where military installations, agriculture, other compatible economic development, …

9/1/21
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Accomplishing Forest Stewardship with Hand-Applied Herbicides

Hand-applied herbicide technologies are varied and effective tools which allow the landowner to selectively control …

8/25/21

2021 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

8/25/21