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Enjoy state forests this winter and #RecreateResponsibly

By on January 11, 2021

It’s that time of year again, when many of us are in our first days of exercising more. According to a recent YouGov poll, getting more exercise is the most popular resolution for Americans in 2021. As we continue to

Experience the splendor of fall in a North Carolina state forest

By on October 7, 2020

Crisp air, zero humidity, leaf fall and pumpkins are all signs of the time when summer transitions to fall in North Carolina. It’s no surprise that North Carolinians and out-of-staters alike turn to the great outdoors in North Carolina this

When Beetles Attack: Predicting Southern pine beetle outbreaks

By on March 11, 2015

When you think of the “most destructive pest in the South,” you may not envision a beetle the size of a grain of rice. But that’s how big it is. The Southern pine beetle is considered the worst of the

News Roundup: Oct. 25-31

By on October 31, 2014

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “Onslow County Beekeepers Association

News Roundup: Aug. 15-22

By on August 22, 2014

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “Sampson County wood pellet

Edna Anglero named February 2013 Employee of the Month

By on April 1, 2013

Edna Anglero, a forest management secretary for the N.C. Forest Service, was named Employee of the Month for February 2013. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler recognized Anglero for her hard work and dedication during a recent meeting in Raleigh. Anglero provides