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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

The Coastal Environmental Partnership has announced the following dates for it’s annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection. Carteret County: Saturday, September …

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The Calibration of Turfgrass Boom Sprayers and Spreaders

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Soil and Plant Analysis for Christmas Trees

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Soil and Plant Analysis for Apple Trees

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Conservation Tillage Use in Peanut Production

Peanut growers in North Carolina can successfully use conservation tillage if they carefully plan the …

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Delineating Agriculture in the Neuse River Basin

In 2000 an agricultural survey of the Neuse River Basin was undertaken to obtain data …

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Swine Manure as a Fertilizer Source

This factsheet explains the three factors of proper swine manure management: the nutrient content of …

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Accounting Method for Tracking Relative Changes in Agricultural Phosphorus Loading to the Tar-Pamlico River

The Tar-Pamlico Agricultural Rule requires the development of a methodology that accounts for phosphorus losses …

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The North Carolina Phosphorus Loss Assessment Tool (PLAT): A Guide for Technical Specialists

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