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Blackland Farm Management Association

Blackland Farm Managers Tour

48th Annual Blackland Farm Managers Tour August 1, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3B Farms, 2200 Respess Road, Pinetown, NC Registration begins …

Mike Williams-Ag Agent

Thrips on Tobacco, Cotton and Peanuts

Click on the link below for more information from Mike Williams, Part-Time/Temporary Ag Agent, Washington County: Ag Update 5/8/18 You can …

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2017 OVT Soybean Data Available!

The 2017 NC OVT soybean and sorghum data are now available on the OVT website (www.ncovt.com). This includes single …

Washington County Farmland with Tractor

2017 Corn Hybrid Data Available!

The agents of Beaufort, Hyde, Tyrrell and Washington Counties established five corn hybrid trials with varying location, row width, …

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Washington County Peanut Pod Blasting

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Albemarle Beach Farms 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. When collecting samples, keep the following things in mind: Collect samples …

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2017 BFMA Tour

Contact Anna-Beth Williams at 252-793-2163 for more …

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Corn Referendum

Polling Location: Washington County Extension Office, 128 E. Water Street, Plymouth, NC February 22, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 …

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Cotton Test Plot Summary Book

The Cotton Test Plot Results have been published for all local 2016 trials including the Cotton Field Day plots and on-farm …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

M. enterolobii in sweetpotato

Sweetpotato Root Knot Nematode

This factsheet discusses the identification and management of root knot nematode of sweetpotato.

Potato leafhopper adult

Potato Leafhopper

Potato leafhopper description, life history, damage, and control.

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Calibrating a Backpack Sprayer

This brochure goes over calibration guidelines for backpack or knapsack sprayers.

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The initial symptoms of B deficiency

Tobacco - Boron (B) Deficiency

Tobacco plants that are B deficient are stunted very early on in production when compared …

Weed Management in Corn

This document, part of the Corn Production Guide, covers weed management in corn production.

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Knockout rose chlorosis caused by imazapyr spray drift.

Acetolactate Synthase (ALS) Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of an ALS inhibitor herbicide injury.

Root galls from nematodes

Root Knot Nematode of Tobacco

Nematodes are an economically important pest for flue-cured tobacco production. Root knot nematode is particularly …

Damage to corn stalk from southern corn rust

Corn Rusts: Common and Southern Rust

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

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