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Urban Stormwater Structural BMPs

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Figure 1. Wastewater treatment and dispersal in the environment

Why Do Septic Systems Fail?

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Figure 1. Storage shed placed a sufficient distance from well.

Improving Storage and Handling of Pesticides

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North Carolina Production Guide for Smaller Orchard Plantings

North Carolina’s climate and soils are well suited to grow many types tree fruits. This …

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Figure 1. NLEW diagram.

Agricultural Nitrogen Accounting in Nutrient Impaired and Regulated River Basins: The Nitrogen Loss Estimation Worksheet Tool

This publication discusses how the Nitrogen Loss Estimation Worksheet Tool can be used to account …

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Soil Health: What Does it Mean in North Carolina?

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Using Grass Carp (White Amur) for Aquatic Weed Management in North Carolina

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Water Quality Monitoring for the Assessment of Watershed Projects

Thirteen agricultural watershed projects were funded jointly by the USDA National Institute of Food and …