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Veterans on the Farm

November 8, 2019 | Dee Shore As the wife of a career Marine, Roxanne Reed has seen post-traumatic stress and its impact …

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Soybean Green Stem

Rachel Vann, Dominic Reisig, Lindsey Thiessen, and Wes Everman We are getting widespread reports of green stem in Eastern North …

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2019 Field Days

Our county Extension agents have several excellent field days planned for this summer. There will be a diversity of …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

Figure 1. The computation of greenhouse volumes

Insect and Related Pests of Vegetables

This publication includes a key to identifying insects that can affect vegetable production. Asparagus, beans …

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Basic Information for Determining Drain Spacing on North Carolina Soils

Knowing the soil profile of your agricultural land will help determine the spacing needed for …

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Graph of cost per acre (y-axis) and drain spacing (x-axis)

Agricultural Subsurface Drainage Cost in North Carolina

Subsurface drainage is beneficial to agricultural lands by improving crop yield and eliminating prolonged wet …

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NCDA&CS Survey of Soybean Cyst Nematode in NC.

Soybean Cyst Nematode

Soybean cyst nematode limits yields in every major soybean production region worldwide. This disease note …

2020 Cotton Information

2020 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make …

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Developing a Management Strategy: Short-Season Timeliness

This publication, chapter 3 of the 2020 Cotton Information handbook, covers management practices for cotton …

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2020 Cotton Cost of Production

This publication, chapter 1 of the 2020 Cotton Information handbook, provides information about the costs …

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Cotton Terminology

This publication, chapter 16 of the 2020 Cotton Information handbook, is a glossary of terms …

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