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The Power of One Wire

The tools to improve productivity that farmers and ranchers have at their disposal are quite astonishing. Computers that allow …

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Goat & Sheep School

The N.C. Cooperative Extension is offering a Goat and Sheep School on April 27th and 28th at the Brasstown Community Building, …

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Beef Quality Assurance Training

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service will be holding a Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) certification program for local beef …

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Beef 101 Short Course

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service will be offering a Beef 101 Short Course seminar. Extension Livestock Specialists and …

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Herbicide Carryover in Hay, Manure, Compost, and Grass Clippings

Many farmers and home gardeners have reported damage to vegetable and flower crops after applying …

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Poultry Litter Amendments

This fact sheet discusses different types of amendments that can be used to manage ammonia …

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Grazing Behavior of Steers Offered Different Warm-season Grass Canopies: Nutritive Value and Particle-size Characteristics of the Diets

The dry matter yield and nutritive value of flaccidgrass, with potential as a ruminant feed …

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Waste Analysis

This factsheet clarifies the importance of waste analysis and describes the procedures for taking reliable …

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2020 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

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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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Induced Molting of Commercial Layers

This publication discusses how to molt commercial layer flocks.

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Forage Conservation Techniques: Hay Production

This publication addresses aspects of hay production as a method of conserving forage crops.

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