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Rainwater Harvesting

On average, North Carolina gets 12 one inch rain storms per year. One inch of rainfall on a 1000 square foot roof produces 650 gallons of water.  Where does that water go? If MORE »

Thinking about selling timber?

Many farms in Franklin County are diverse…that is, they have many types of income producing enterprises such as livestock, crops, and most even have timber.   You have to be careful in marketing timber MORE »

“5-County Beef Tour ” June 11, 2015

BeefTourBrochurefrontside-1-2 2015 BeefTourBrochure2015 backside “5-County Beef Tour to be Held – Thursday, June 11th” The popular Annual Five-County BEEF Tour will be held this year on Thursday, June 11th and will be hosted MORE »

Upcoming Livestock Extension Events

“Regional Winter Equine Series Continues in 2015” Educational meetings continue throughout the winter months for equine owners in the region.   Mark your calendar and plan to attend an educational mini-series for area horse MORE »

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Disease Management in TurfgrassTue Jul 14, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Franklin County Cooperative Extension Annex
— 1 week away
NC Tobacco TourMon Jul 20 - Wed Jul 22, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 weeks away
NCSU 16th Annual Vermiculture ConferenceMon Aug 10, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Tue Aug 11, 2015 @ 4:00 PM— 1 month away
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