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What is PREP?

PREP is the acronym for Promoting Readiness for Employment Possibilities.
PREP is designed to provide unemployed and underemployed individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve employment success.

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Preparing to Evacuate a Farm

…crops, equipment and machinery, agricultural chemicals, water supplies, and food stores for animals.
Long-Term Preparation
If flooding is common to your area or is anticipated, take these precautions.

Vaccinate your livesto…

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Drought Preparation and Water Conservation

A drought is a period of abnormally dry weather that persists long enough to produce a serious hydrologic imbalance, causing, for example, crop damage and shortages in the water supply. The severity of a drought depends on the degree of moi…

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Emergency Preparedness What Should You Do? Part 2

Understanding severe weather alerts is crucial to being prepared for possible weather emergencies.

Warning Signs for Severe Weather
Weather alerts are provided by local and regional authorities and passed on to you by the media when thr…

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Emergency Preparedness What Should You Do? Part 1

While man-made or natural disasters may be unpredictable, being prepared will help you and your loved ones to act decisively when such incidences occur.

National Elevated and Imminent Advisories
In April 2011, the United States Departme…

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Emergency Preparation for Dogs

…for your dog to stand up, turn around and lie down comfortably. The crate should be a source of comfort, not stress.

Prepare an emergency kit. Check the contents of the kits twice a year. Rotate all foods and replace with fresh food ever…

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Poultry Producers Always Prepared for Severe Weather

… for others. The men and women who raise and produce agricultural products cannot afford to be caught without plans and preparation for severe weather. Poultry producers, specifically, must not only plan for damage to houses, but also plan …

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Cost & Trends of Southern Forestry Practices, 2016

… Report in the September/October 2017 edition of Forest Landowner magazine.


Mechanical Site Preparation

Mechanical site Preparation was reported on 75,152 acres at an average cost per acre of $140.99 (tabl…

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Flooded Wells: Shock Chlorination

…ptic system matter

To ensure a safe and effective disinfection process, follow these step-by-step directions:
Preparation Phase
Tools Needed

A garden hose long enough to reach from an outdoor water faucet to the well

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Integrated Pest Management Guides

…uides may no longer be legal. Also, some recently labeled pesticides may not yet be included. For these reasons, anyone preparing to use a pesticide should always consult the current pesticide label on the container before application. 

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