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Frost Injury and Recommendations

With unusual May cold weather and potential frost event approaching, this video has research-based recommendations and information on assessing …

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Hay Seller? Share Your Info...

Many livestock and equine owners rely on others to provide them with a source of quality forage and hay …

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Always Start With the Soil

The soil is arguably the most valuable and misunderstood resource on our farms and property. Give back to the …

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Southeastern Vegetable Crop Handbook

Everything you need to know to successfully grow vegetables in the Southeast including: varieties, planting dates, fertilizer recommendations, cover …

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Soybean Cold Damage

Producers in NC may encounter cold damage in their soybeans at two points during the …

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Deer damage

Soybean Deer Damage

Deer damage is one of the largest challenges that NC soybean producers face. The NC …

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Cylindrocladium Black Rot of Peanut

This factsheet offers information on the signs, symptoms, and control of cylindrocladium black rot in …

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Powdery mildew of soybean

Soybean Powdery Mildew

Powdery mildew is a common foliar disease caused by a fungus. The causal agent of …

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Peanut Leaf Spots

Early leaf spot and late leaf spot are the most common and important peanut diseases …

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Blister Beetle in Soybean

Epicauta funebris (Horn) and Epicauta vittata (F.). Family: Meloidae. Order: Coleoptera. Commonly known as the …

6 days ago
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Slugs in Soybean

Deroceras reticulatum (Müller), Deroceras leave (Müller), Arion subfuscus (Drapamaud), and Arion fasciatus (Nilsson). Slug species …

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Velvetbean Caterpillar in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of the velvetbean caterpillar, a …