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2018 Malt Barley Field Day

Please join Wake and Franklin County Cooperative Extension for Malt Barley Field Day at RC Perry Farms near Rolesville, May …

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Industrial Hemp in North Carolina

By: William Landis, Extension Agent, Agriculture – Small Farms Agent Louisburg, N.C. – There is a new frontier in agriculture, a …

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Field Crop News

Please see the January 2018 Field Crop Newsletter for updates about upcoming area Field Crop Events. January Field Crop News …

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How Sweet It Is

Have you ever wondered whether those are yams or sweet potatoes on your Thanksgiving plate and just what is …

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Is It a Mole or a Vole?

BY: Charles Mitchell Cooperative Extension Director During the past month, the Cooperative Extension Office has received many questions about moles and …

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Determining Peanut Pod Maturity and Estimating the Optimum Digging Date

This profile board will help farmers and consultants determine when peanuts should be dug.

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Managing Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus in Peanuts in North Carolina and Virginia

This publication will help you select and implement practices that minimize damage from TSWV, tomato …

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2018 Cotton Information

2018 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make …

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Fertilizer and Lime Management in Corn

This document, part of the Corn Production Guide, discusses fertilizer and lime management in corn …

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Controlled Drainage – An Important Practice to Protect Water Quality That Can Enhance Crop Yields

This publication discusses how to use controlled drainage as way to to reduce nutrient losses …

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Glyphosate

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of the herbicide, glyphosate.

A Guide to Price-Risk Management in Grain Marketing for North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia

This guide summarizes marketing options for grain and soybean growers and explains how to use …

8/29/18
Graph showing average yield for each applied fungicide.

The Use of Management Practices to Reduce Mycotoxin Contamination in Corn

This publication examines the timing and application rate of two biocontrol products based on nonaflatoxigenic …

8/28/18