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Bill Lord

Area Specialized Agent, Water Resourceswilliam_lord@ncsu.edu
Street Address:103 S Bickett Blvd
Franklin County Extension Center
Louisburg, NC 27549
Mailing Address:Franklin County Extension Center
103 S Bickett Blvd
Louisburg, NC 27549

Job Description Water quality education and technical assistance

Bill serves 100 counties: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Avery, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Buncombe, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Camden, Carteret, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cherokee, Chowan, Clay, Cleveland, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Davidson, Davie, Duplin, Durham, EBCI, Edgecombe, Forsyth, Gaston, Gates, Graham, Granville, Greene, Guilford, Halifax, Harnett, Haywood, Henderson, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Iredell, Jackson, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Lincoln, Macon, Madison, Martin, McDowell, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Orange, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Person, Pitt, Polk, Randolph, Richmond, Robeson, Rockingham, Rowan, Rutherford, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Tyrrell, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga, Wayne, Wilkes, Wilson, Yadkin, Yancey Counties

Website franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/bill-lord

Recent Posts by Bill

Beware the Mosquito!!

Summer is winding down, but North Carolina’s heat, humidity, and spotty rainfall are still with us. Heat, humidity, and …

Be Careful With Phosphorus

The middle number in the bag of 10-10-10 fertilizer you buy for your garden indicates the percentage of phosphorus …

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Streams Need Shade

As summer fades into fall in central North Carolina the weather can still be hot. On a hot day …

Natural Mosquito Control

2014 is turning out to be a good year for mosquitoes. Warm weather and occasional heavy rain allow for …

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What's Bugging You?

Not All Insects Should “Bug” You Gardeners normally wage what seems a never-ending battle with insects, mites and other so-called …

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Can This Stream Be Saved?

William Lord N.C. Cooperative Extension Area Specialized Agent, Water Resources If you have a stream on your property in or near an …

How to Fix Sorry Soils

William Lord N.C. Cooperative Extension Service Do you have bare spots in your yard? Have you ever noticed the bare spots …

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Maintaining Ditches

Don’t Spray That Ditch! William Lord N.C. Cooperative Extension Louisburg, NC 27549 It is hot. It is humid. It has been raining for …

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