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Podcast!

Why are NC State Extension and N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services talking about rapidly developing farmland? What …

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Farm Transition Tactics

William Hamilton is a 15-year veteran dealing with farmland in North Carolina, specializing in a wide array of issues …

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Business of Farming Series

North Carolina Cooperative Extension, along with the Davidson County Community College Small Business Center, will be hosting a “Business …

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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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Recent Events Impact Agricultural Trade

Buffeted by the coronavirus pandemic and political disagreements, what can farmers expect of exports to China in the challenging year ahead? Explorer …

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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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