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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 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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See our YouTube video. . .  "Chowan County Extension is..."

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Chowan Ag Center — Weather Announcement

The Chowan County Agricultural Center and all county offices will be closing today, Friday, February 12 at noon due to impending inclement weather.  Please feel free to call our office and leave a MORE »

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New Video: Gardening When Deer Live Nearby

Enjoy this excellent new 20 minute video on strategies for coexisting with deer in the landscape. Lois Chatham and Sara Haigh, Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County,  identify deer resistant plants and strategies to keep deer MORE » – from   Gardening

Outerbanks-Video

New Video on Gardening on The Outer Banks

Check out this outstanding new video by Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County! Kudos to Shannon Brooks and her whole team, especially EMGV Barbara Koeblin, the media talent for this 23 minute episode MORE » – from   Gardening

FarmTransition

Farm Transition Workshop – February 19

Chowan County Cooperative Extension and The University of Mount Olive Agribusiness Center present Farm Transition Planning: Strategies and Solutions Friday, February 19, 2016 Chowan County Cooperative Extension Center 730 North Granville Street – MORE » – from   Gates County Center

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Forestry Meeting – February 11 popular

**Pre-registration is required, call 357-1400 by February 8th.** The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans Counties will offer a workshop for forest landowners on February 11th, 6:00 – 8:00pm at Merchant’s Millpond Visitors MORE » – from   Gates County Center

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PGCMA and Peanut Market OutlookMon Feb 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Chowan Cooperative Extension
— 2 days away
Cotton Meeting - Chowan/Gates/PerquimansTue Feb 16, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Leon Nixon Catering, 749 Virginia Rd, Edenton, NC 27932, United States
— 3 days away
Albemarle Area Landscape SchoolWed Feb 17, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
1209 McPherson St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909, USA
— 4 days away
Farm Transition WorkshopFri Feb 19 - Fri Feb 19, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Chowan Extension Office
— 6 days away
Farm Transition Planning WorkshopFri Feb 19, 2016
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Extension Office, 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932
— 6 days away
SHIIP Medicare Counseling Tue Feb 23, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 1 week away
Pesticide Safety Recertification TrainingTue Feb 23, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Extension Office, 730 N. Granville St. Edenton, NC
— 1 week away
SHIIP Medicare CounselingThu Feb 25, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 weeks away
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