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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Solar panels

Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Soil Testing-Free

April 1 through October 31 soil testing is free! The state does not charge a fee during this time to test the soil and  Clay County Extension Office will ship it for free.   Stop by the office to pick up a soil sampling box and form. Are you looking for your soil sample results?  Click here:  http://www.ncagr.gov/agronomi/pals/index.aspx Click on the "Search User Profiles" tab and enter your last name to find your results:

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4-H Programs for
July

Visit the Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at the Thursday Evening Market on the Square in Hayesville.

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CALS has an App For
That!

Trying to grow grass? Tackling stubborn weeds?  CALS has an app for that! North Carolina State University Lawn Care App is a free download on iTunes.

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Datana spp. caterpillars feeding on blueberry. Photo via NC State University Plant Disease and Insect Clinic.

What to watch for: Caterpillars in berries popular

The season’s first question about caterpillars in blueberries has arrived, so growers and homeowners should be on the look out for developing populations. Several caterpillars species in the genus Datana feed on NC MORE » – from   Entomology

Monthly Hop Yard Tours

NC Alternative Crops and Organics Program at the Mountain Horticulture Crops Research and Extension Center There is tremendous interest in growing hops in the Southeast and we welcome you to visit us and MORE »

Earworms/Bollworms in Bt Corn popular

Earworms (known as bollworm in cotton) have been fairly absent in our system over the past few years.  Arguably, at least a small part of this has to be due to widespread plantings MORE » – from   Entomology

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Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis

From NCDA&CS Horse owners urged to vaccinate horses after two S.C. horses confirmed to have EEE RALEIGH – North Carolina horse owners are urged to vaccinate their equine after two horses in Horry County, MORE »

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Goat and Sheep School

Clay, Cherokee, and Graham County Extension Centers are offering a Goat and Sheep School on April 27th  & 28th at the Brasstown Community Building in Brasstown, North Carolina.  Whether you keep goats and/or sheep MORE »

2016 Clay County Extension Plant Sale

Once again Clay County Extension will be offering fruit plants for sale for the 2016 Spring planning season.  The funds from the plant sale go toward enhancing educational programs offered by Extension throughout MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Trails & Rails 4-HMon Jul 25, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
25 Riverside Cir, Hayesville, NC 28904, USA
— Tomorrow
DiscoveryWed Jul 27, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Hayesville School Campus, Hayesville
— 3 days away
DiscoveryThu Jul 28, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Community Services Building, Hayesville
— 4 days away
Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers MarketThu Jul 28, 2016
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Evening Farmers Market
— 4 days away
DiscoveryFri Jul 29, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Community Services Building, Hayesville
— 5 days away
Mountain Explorer 4-H ClubMon Aug 1, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 week away
Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers MarketThu Aug 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Evening Farmers Market
— 2 weeks away
Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers MarketThu Aug 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Evening Farmers Market
— 2 weeks away
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