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Swarm Season Is Here!

Swarm season is here! A lot of people panic when they see bees. They assume “swarm” means “attack” or …

Novel Tall Fescue Renovation Workshop

Hello Everyone, Please see information below on the Novel Tall Fescue Renovation Workshop. Early bird registration for the workshop ends …

Larvae of the larger elm leaf beetle. Photo: Gerald J. Lenhard, Louiana State Univ, Bugwood.org

Larger Elm Leaf Beetle

Elms have lots of pests. This week I have had several reports of larger elm leaf beetles, Monocesta coryli, …

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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Snakes

This publication provides information on snakes of North Carolina-- problems, description of damage and animals, …

A Guide to Biomass Fuels in North Carolina

This publication gives an overview of biomass fuels, important characteristics for consumers to consider, and …

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Map of North Carolina's 13 congressional districts

Economic Contribution of the Forest Sector by North Carolina Congressional District

This publication breaks down how the forest sector contributed to the North Carolina economy in …

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Benefits of Using a Consulting Forester

Many forest landowners can benefit from the use of a consulting forestry professional. Most often …

3 days agoEastern Forestry Notes

Selling Your Timber? Don't Make an Uninformed Decision!

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

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Figure 1. Schedule for maintaining forest / field edge.

Managing Forest Edges for Wildlife

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

3 weeks agoWorking With Wildlife
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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 …