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AWIS 14-Day Weather Discussion

AWIS 14-day Weather Discussion Dear all, Our region experienced a freeze/frost event from Wednesday to Friday. This event came with partly …

COVID-19 Famers Update 3/21/2021

COVID-19 Famers Update 3/21/2021 First Glance: American Rescue Plan Act 2021: What’s in it for Agriculture? $10.4 billion in agricultural provisions Debt …

Farmers Update 2/11/2021

Farmers COVID-19 Update 2/11/2021 Farmers of Color Resources: Funding: RAFI-USA: Farmers of Color Network Grants Fund Extends Deadline to February 19, 2021: …

Frost/Freeze Webinar February 15, 2021

Frost/Freeze Webinar February 15, 2021 Monday, February 15, 2021 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Register in advance for this webinar After registering, you will receive a …

Farmers COVID-19 Update 1/28/2021

Farmers COVID-19 Update 1/28/2021 Funding and Finances Rural Advancement Foundation International – USA Announces an Expanded Second Round of Grants from …

COVID-19 Farmers Update 1/11/2021

COVID-19 Farmers Update 1/11/2021 RAFI is Hiring Two Positions FOC Network Project Coordinator FOC Network Grants Coordinator Position Resources for Famers COVID-19 Federal Rural …

COVID-19 Farmers Update 12/10/2020

COVID-19 Farmers Update 12/10/2020 North Carolina: Executive Order 181 Explained The new Executive Order 181 (Implementing a Modified Stay at Home Order …

COVID-19 Farmers Update 10/26/2020

COVID-19 Farmers Update 10/26/2020 Webinars and Workshops N.C. Cooperative Extension, ASAP, and Empowering Mtn Food Systems: High-Tunnel Production Webinar (free)! October 27, …

COVID-19 Farmers Update 10/13/2020

COVID-19 Farmers Update 10/13/2020 Financial Help USDA Important: USDA Opens COVID Relief Funding for Small Farms: Apply Now! USDA Expands Coronavirus Food Assistance …

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This publication provides information and guidance on using computer code to access the National Agricultural …

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This factsheet discusses the identification and management of southern blight of sweetpotato.

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