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Respirator Fit Testing - February 12th

Respirator Fit-Test Scheduling Is Mandatory Wednesday, February 12th 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. East Carolina Arena 1175 Kingsboro Road in Rocky Mount The NC Agromedicine …

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Extension Connections Newsletter

Hot off the press . . . Winter 2019 Extension Connections Newsletter – see link below. Extension Connections 4th Qtr …

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Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly This Summer The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Plant Industry Division is asking travelers …

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This factsheet describes the biology and management of cutworms in strawberries.

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