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Southern Farm Show

N.C. Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center will be traveling to Raleigh to check out the latest in agriculture equipment technology. The …

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Songbirds

This publication describes the habitat, cover, food, water habits and home range of various songbird …

16 hours agoWorking With Wildlife
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Low-Cost Habitat Improvements

The smaller habitats that abound on private lands and in many backyards can be enhanced …

16 hours agoWorking With Wildlife

Producing Firewood From Your Woodlot

Producing firewood from a woodlot can be an excellent forest management opportunity. Properly marked and …

1 day agoWoodland Owner Notes

Developing Successful Tree Ordinances

This publication discusses how communities use tree ordinances as tools to protect trees, preserve green …

2 days ago
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Cutting at Financial Maturity: Maximizing the Economic Return of Your Woodland

Woodland owners harvest trees for financial and personal reasons. Deciding when is the optimal time …

2 days agoWoodland Owner Notes
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Woodscaping Your Woodlands

Improving small woodlands is a step-by-step process. This publication will help wooodland owners become familiar …

3 days ago
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Prevent Timber Trespass and Theft

Tips for preventing timber trespass and theft are reviewed in this publication. Special documentation of …

5 days agoEastern Forestry Notes
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Managing Beaver Ponds

This publication reviews the benefits of beavers and methods to manage and enhance beaver ponds.

6 days agoWorking With Wildlife