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Family Farm Grants

Are you interested in pursuing a grant opportunity on your farming operation? NC AgVentures is an Extension program that provides …

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Hay Quality Factors

There are many factors to gauging hay quality. Two of the biggest factors include knowing different forages have different …

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Dicamba Update

The beginning of June offered a new obstacle for many field crop growers in Randolph County and across the …

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Hay Seller? Share Your Info...

Many livestock and equine owners rely on local farmers when purchasing quality forage and hay crops. To simplify and …

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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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Long-Term Tillage Effects on Corn and Soybean Yield in the Piedmont

This publication discusses tillage treatments for large-seeded crops like corn and soybeans in the Piedmont …

5 days agoSoilFacts

Forages for North Carolina: General Guidelines and Concepts

This publication is an overview of forage species and their use in livestock production systems …

5 days ago
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Blue Mold of Tobacco

This factsheet discusses the symptoms and treatment for blue mold of tobacco.

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Gray Leaf Spot in Corn

This corn disease information note offers information on the symptoms and management of gray leaf …

3 weeks agoCorn Disease Information
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Corn Rusts: Common and Southern Rust

Common and southern corn rusts may affect corn in North Carolina. Management for each is …

3 weeks agoCorn Disease Information
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Gray Mold of Industrial Hemp

Gray mold of industrial hemp is common to most regions that produce this crop. It …

Interveinal chlorosis in peach from atrazine spray drift.

Photosystem II – Triazine Herbicides

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a photosystem II (PS II) inhibitor herbicide injury.

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Lesion Nematode in Soybean

Lesion nematodes belonging to the genus Pratylenchus are plant-parasitic roundworms that may cause economic damage …

9/21/20