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NC State Extension connects farmers, agribusinesses and communities with vital research-based information and technology. Research at NC State targets society's grand challenges. Extension delivers this research directly into the hands of North Carolinians, helping them to translate knowledge into everyday solutions.

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2017 BFMA Tour

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

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Livestock Show Evaluation Meeting

Livestock Show participants, families, volunteers, and supporters are invited to attend our Livestock Show evaluation meeting on Monday, May …

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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 …

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Blue Ribbon Youth

The familiar early morning smell of feed and hay is returning for 4-H’ers this month. A new year means …

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4-H Clover Connection - Winter 2017

CLICK HERE to download the Winter 2017 Edition of the 4-H Clover Connection NewsletterWinter 2017 Edition of the 4-H Clover …

Recent Publications related to Agriculture & Food

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How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

Beekeeping is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime that is relatively inexpensive to get started. …

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Growing Peaches in North Carolina

This publication covers site selection, variety selection, weed control, pruning, diseases and insects and harvesting …

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Induced Molting as a Management Tool

Because of increasing economic pressure related to capital costs, egg prices, feed prices, and replacement …

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Controlled drainage.

Controlled Drainage – An Important Practice to Protect Water Quality That Can Enhance Crop Yields

This publication discusses how to use controlled drainage as way to to reduce nutrient losses …

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Community Supported Agriculture in North Carolina

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a form of direct marketing in which a community of …

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Añublo Polvoriento en Cucurbitáceas

Esta Hoja de Datos de Patología Vegetal fue publicada en inglés en 2015 por la …

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NC State Local Finished Beef Production Guidelines

This publication provides production protocol guidelines developed by North Carolina State University and Amazing Grazing …

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Using Web Marketplaces to Reach Untapped Markets

This publication explains how microentrepreneurs can use emerging web-based marketplaces to sell services, goods, and …

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