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Hurricane Preparedness - Tobacco

DRAFT Flue-Cured Tobacco Producers Guide to Preparing for and Recovering from Hurricanes in the Southeastern U.S. This is a draft …

Tobacco Float Water Analysis

Ready or not, tobacco greenhouse season is upon us!! Now is the time to have your greenhouse source water …

2019 NC State Tobacco Short Course

Applications are now available for the 2019 NC State University Tobacco Short Course. The program will begin on Monday, …

2018 Tobacco Day Agenda - December 6th, 2018

December 6th, 2018 Meeting Address: N.C. Cooperative Extension, Johnston County Center, 2736 NC-210, Smithfield, NC 27577 8:00 a.m. – Coffee and Donuts 8:30 …

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