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Pasture Field Day

Plan to attend this Field Day dealing with both pasture and livestock information. There will be great speakers talking …

Yellowing in Tobacco

The yellowing you are seeing in tobacco fields is nitrogen deficiency due to earlier rains and extreme heat limiting …

2017 USDA Malt Barley Results

We had two programs doing testing with Malt Barley, USDA and NC State. This is the USDA test across …

Soybeans Slow on Growth

As I travel around two counties I am seeing many early soybeans that are having slow growth issues or …

Stinkbugs

Stink bug catches are on the rise soybeans, tobacco, corn are susceptible to The stinkbug. You have two type of …

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Blue Ribbon Story

Ever wonder about the story behind the blue ribbon? In spring of 1989, Bonnie Finney, a Norfolk, Va. Grandmother took …

Hurricane Preparation

Hurricane Matthew is churning away and could be headed to NC. No one knows which way he’ll head and …

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Forage Field Day

If you grow hay for your own animals or to sell to others or if you graze any type …

Wheat Freeze Damage

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville/Person County Freeze Injury in Wheat With recent cold temperatures and freeze and frost …

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Disaster Preparedness

September is National Preparedness Month and as we end the month we have a hurricane off the coast of …

Farmland Preservation

PERSON COUNTY TO DEVELOP FARMLAND PRESERVATION PLAN Person County plans to begin development of a countywide Farmland Preservation Plan in …