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Cover photo for 2024 Salinity Resources

2024 Salinity Resources

Please see the linked pdf to access the resources from the 2024 Salinity Monitoring Meeting. These resources are derived …

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2024 Vegetable Handbook

The Southeastern U.S. Vegetable Crop Handbook can be accessed with the link below. The 2023 handbook can be used …

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2024 Winter Meetings

Please see the attached document for the 2024 Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans Winter Meetings: 2024 Winter Meetings PDF 2024 Winter Meeting …

Cover photo for 2024 Salinity Monitoring Meeting

2024 Salinity Monitoring Meeting

There will be a Salinity Monitoring Meeting on January 17th, 2024. The meeting will be at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chowan County Center Office …

2023 SE Strawberry Expo

The 2023 Southeast Strawberry Expo will have educational breakout sessions, networking opportunities, anindustry trade show & expo will be held at the …

Cover photo for 2023 Southeast Fruit & Vegetable Expo

2023 Southeast Fruit & Vegetable Expo

The Southeast Fruit & Vegetable Expo will be held this year in Myrtle Beach on November 27-28th. Registration is now available! 2023 SV&F Expo Program & …

37th Annual Southeast Vegetable & Fruit Expo

When:Sunday Nov 26 – Tue Nov 28 OfflineEventAttendanceModeWhere:Embassy Suites by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort, 9800 Queensway Blvd, Myrtle Beach, …

NC Pecan Growers 2023 Fall Field Day

Pecan Field Day SAVE THE DATE Our field day will be held Saturday, Sep 16, 2023, 8:00 a.m. Location: Allen Family Orchards 50 Pecan …

Cover photo for 2023 Watermelon Production Meeting

2023 Watermelon Production Meeting

N.C. Cooperative Extension, in collaboration with the N.C. Watermelon Growers Association, will host the 2023 virtual Watermelon Production Meeting …

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