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Getting to Know Your Land

The First in a Series of Workshops for Women Woodland Owners and Natural Resource Professionals. Learn about: North Carolina’s Forest Ecosystems Identifying …

Household Hazardous Waste Day

When: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Time: 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Where: Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center Address: 1801 Nash Street Who: All …

What Is a Timber Sale Contract?

There are over 100,000 acres of privately owned forest land in Lee County. These forests are a valuable resource …

Tax Relief for Landowners

With the ever-increasing urbanization and industrial development of our county, the market value of agricultural land may be many …

Women Woodland Owners

Because women live longer than men, they often end up inheriting a lot of family woodlands. If over the …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

Soil and Plant Analysis for Christmas Trees

Nutrient analysis of soil and plant tissue should be an integral part of any tree …

4 days agoSoilFacts
Orangestriped oakworms

Orangestriped Oakworm

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and management of the orangestriped oakworm, a pest …

Methods of Moisture Content Measurement in the Lumber and Furniture Industries

This brief factsheet discusses methods of moisture content measurement commonly found in the lumber and …

1 week agoWood Products Notes
Imported willow leaf beetles on willow.

Imported Willow Leaf Beetle

The imported willow leaf beetle, Plagiodera versicolor, resembles a black lady beetle. (Lady beetles are …

2 weeks agoPDIC Factsheets
Figure 1. Adult granulate ambrosia beetle.

Ambrosia Beetle Pests of Nursery and Landscape Trees

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the granulate (Asian) ambrosia beetle, …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Illustrating young, intermediate, and mature cross sections

Thinning Pine Stands

This publication describes thinning, the process of cutting or removal of certain trees from a …

2 weeks agoWoodland Owner Notes
Illustration of pruning tools and safety equipment

Pruning Woodland Trees

Pruning woodland trees can improve timber value, appearance, access and remove dead and diseased branchwood. …

How to Hire a Tree Care Professional

Proper tree care is an important part of a homeowner's investment. This publication guides consumers …

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