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National Farm City Week 2020

November 20-27, 2020 Long before the founding of the United States, farms and ranches have been an essential part of …

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Relief Funds for Farmers

​ Carolina Farm Stewardship Association posted an article about COVID-19 Relief Funds Available to Farmers Starting April 3. Click …

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Understanding Lime Application

When lime and fertilizers are applied to soils, the onset of many chemical reactions takes place. Some occur instantly, …

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Pest Watch - Spotted Lanternfly

Spotted lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula (White), is an invasive planthopper that was first detected in the United States in Berks …

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Corn Growers Referendum

February 22 is the date when corn growers will vote on continuation of the self assessment program for six …

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The Tobacco Plant

An illustration of the tobacco plant, part of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook.

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Production and Utilization of Pastures and Forages in North Carolina

This publication addresses a wide spectrum of forage production and utilization principles and practices. Contributions …

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Extending the Grazing Season: Growing Annual or Perennial Grasses or Legumes in Mixture with Hybrid Bermudagrass

The studies described in this publication show the potential productive capacity of combinations of hybrid …

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Weed Identification in Pastures, Hayfields, and Sprayfields

This publication is designed to help you identify common weeds found in southeastern North Carolina …

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Estimating Available Time to Plant and Harvest Peanuts

This publication looks at historical records to estimate the number of days available for planting …

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2012 Wheat Variety Performance and Recommendations

This publication summarizes recommendations based on wheat variety tests conducted in North Carolina in 2010-11 …

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Wheat Fungicide Chemistry and Timing 2013-14 Test Results

This publication presents results from fungicide chemistry and timing wheat tests in 2013-14.

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2010 Wheat Variety Performance and Recommendations

This publication summarizes recommendations based on wheat variety tests conducted in North Carolina in 2008-09 …

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