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Green Grass and Brown Mud

Managing Mud on the Farm

Winter in Union County is often synonymous with mud season. It can feel like the ground will never get …

Keep the Repellent Handy

Although hurricane Dorian has come and gone for most of us, its rainfall has likely left standing water in …

Cover photo for Lomax Field Day

Lomax Field Day

Pest pressure is a prominent issue on organic and sustainable farms. Join us at the 4th Annual Lomax Field …

Southern Farm Show 2019

The Southern Farm Show begins January 30 and runs through February 1 at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. …

Lomax Farm Field Day

Lomax Farm Field Day will be held on May 22nd from 8:30 a.m. – 12 noon at 3445 Atando …

Cover photo for 2015 Union County Farm City Banquet

2015 Union County Farm City Banquet

COME JOINT US!!! FARM CITY BANQUET Thursday, September 24th will be the date. At the Union County Agricultural Services & Conference Center 3230 …

Recent Publications related to Farm Health & Safety

Stationary and Traveling Irrigation Systems

This publication explains calibration procedures for stationary and hard-hose traveler irrigation systems and how to …

Solar Energy Resources for Local Government and Residents in North Carolina

This factsheet lists solar energy resources for residents of North Carolina.

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Solar Panel Materials, End of Life, and Regulation

This factsheet discusses issues relating to the end-of-life and decommissioning of a solar farm.

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Evaluating Conservation Easements, Solar Leases, and Land Lease Proposals

This publication offers information on questions and considerations to be aware of when planning for …

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Protecting People and the Environment When Using Pesticides

This publication, chapter 11 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, describes some measures that …

1/22/21

Threshold Legal Issues Concerning Solar Development Opportunities

This factsheet covers several factors to consider when leasing farmland for solar farm purposes. Property …

1/22/21

Landowner Solar Leasing: Contract Terms Explained

This factsheet explains the contract terms likely to be found in a solar ground leases.

1/21/21

Hard Hose Traveler Irrigation System

This publication contains step-by-step guidelines for determining irrigated acreage for hard hose traveler irrigation systems …