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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 …

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Free Radon Kits

As the turning of the seasons brings colder weather to North Carolina, and families close windows to keep warm, …

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 …