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Ground Water in the Piedmont and Blue Ridge Provinces of North Carolina

Ground water is one of our most important natural resources, as over half of the …

6 days ago

Ground Water in the Coastal Plain of North Carolina

Ground water is one of our most important natural resources. Fifty-five percent of the population …

6 days ago

Should You Have Your Water Tested?

Most water in North Carolina is suitable for drinking and other home uses. There are, …

6 days ago

Additives for Improving Hog Farm Air Quality

Air quality in hog production can be improved by dietary manipulation (e.g., reducing crude protein), …

6 days ago

Ethanol: A Gasoline Alternative for North Carolina

Ethanol is an alternative fuel source that can be produced domestically from renewable materials. Learn …

6 days ago

Conservation Tillage on Organic Farms

This online publication describes how cover crops affect the soil, how to establish cover crops, …

7 days agoCEFS

Soil pH Management for Fraser Fir Christmas Tree Production

This publication offers a discussion on how to lime Fraser fir Christmas trees. Fraser fir …

7 days agoSoilFacts
Chart of movement of nitrogen through soil, plants, and air

Nitrogen Management and Water Quality

This factsheet describes the effect of fertilizer nitrogen on water quality and the environment. It …

1 week agoSoilFacts