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Spring is ideal time for homeowners
to submit soil samples

The department urges home gardeners and landscapers to prepare now to submit soil samples over the next few months to optimize growing conditions. From April 1 to the end of November, there is no charge for soil testing, and sample results are usually ready within about a week of submitting samples. Read More>>

From the blog: How to take a good soil sample

NCDA&CS launches focus on ag pollinators

Ag pollinators logoUp to a third of the food we eat can be directly attributed to the work of bees, birds, butterflies and other animals.

Find out more about what the NCDA&CS is doing to support pollinators -- and how farmers and landowners can help. Details>>