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Dicamba Certification Class

Upcoming Dicamba Certification Class “Auxin Herbicides- Best Management Practices” You are undoubtedly aware of the issues with dicamba off-target deposition across …

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Respirator Fit Testing Event

Randolph County Cooperative Extension will be holding a Fit Testing Event on Wednesday, March 28th from 6 am to 4 …

Recent Publications related to Farm Health & Safety

Solar Panel Materials, End of Life, and Regulation

This factsheet discusses issues relating to the end-of-life and decommissioning of a solar farm.

5/2/18

Disease Control

This publication covers disease control in a variety of crops.

4/27/18

Insect and Disease Control of Fruits

This publication covers insect and disease control in apples, blueberries, caneberries, grapes, peaches, pecans and …

4/27/18

Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

4/18/18SoilFacts

Poultry Farm Biosecurity Field Manual / Manual de campo para la bioseguridad de granjas avícolas

This pocket-size bilingual field manual in English and Spanish summarizes recommended practices to prevent disease …

4/3/18

Precision Agriculture Technology: How to Become a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Pilot

This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

3/12/18

A Recipe for Seed - Drill Edition

Calibrating a seed drill before planting is an important task that can help to maximize …

3/9/18

How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …

1/17/18