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Face Masks for Farmworkers

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Person County Center just received 500 masks for farmworkers through the efforts of the NC AgroMedicine Institute and …

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Routine Soil Testing Resumes

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is once again performing routine soil testing. Longer than normal …

April 13 Insect Crop Report

Insect moth count is up and I’m finding moths in army worm traps, so scout wheat in the next …

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Relief Funds for Farmers

​ Carolina Farm Stewardship Association posted an article about COVID-19 Relief Funds Available to Farmers Starting April 3. Click …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

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Spinner Spreader Calibration for Land Application of Poultry Litter

This publication discusses using poultry waste as a nutrient treatment for field crops. It provides …

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Advisory Index for Transitioning from Conventional to Reduced Tillage Peanut Production in North Carolina

This advisory index is designed to help growers anticipate peanut response to reduced tillage as …

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Soil Fertility Management for Irish Potato Production in Eastern North Carolina

This publication describes fertilizer management strategies for optimum potato yields and to prevent problems (such …

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Winter Annual Cover Crops

This publication discusses production of winter annual cover crops, their benefits and management. Research has …

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2021 Cotton Information

2021 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make …

2/9/21

Cotton Terminology

This publication, chapter 16 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, is a glossary of terms …

2/9/21

Cotton Classification

This publication, chapter 15 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, provides information about the classing …

2/9/21

Sprayer Calibration

This publication, chapter 14 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, provides information on sprayer calibration …

2/9/21