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Visiting You-Pick-It Operations

Davidson County is operating under Governor Cooper’s executive order to “stay-at-home” unless you are visiting essential businesses, such as …

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Beginner Farmer Online Series

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Ginseng Production Guide for North Carolina

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Site Preparation, Planting, and Establishment

This publication, chapter 4 of the 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide, discusses soil testing, …

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Site Selection

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