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Horse Owner Workshop

Please join Carthage Farm Supply for local wine and cheese, a presentation, door prizes, and more on Thursday, October …

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September 2018 Livestock News

In the September Edition of the Livestock Newsletter: Montgomery County News Nuisance Lawsuits and Rural Life Moles, Voles and Pasture Holes Getting Ready …

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Program Cancellation and Reschedule

Because of the projected forecast of Hurricane Florence’s landfall, we are rescheduling our X and V Pesticide Credit workshop …

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Horse Owner Workshop - CANCELED

Due to the impacts of Hurricane Florence on the surrounding area, this meeting has been CANCELED until further notice. …

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Purina Fall Cattle Meeting

Please join Carthage Farm Supply for dinner, a presentation, door prizes, and more on Monday, September 10 at 7:00 …

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July 2018 Edition of Cattle Call

In the July 2018 edition of Cattle Call: Fire Ants What Does Your Soil Need for Fall Growth Foothills Forage Tour Weed of …

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Longhorned Tick Discovered in NC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A new species of tick has found its way to North Carolina. Recent tick surveys sent to …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Herd Animal Death Problems

Animal necropsies attempt to determine the cause of death and whether it affects a concern …

1 week agoAnimal Science Facts

Nitrogen Fertilization of Switchgrass and Gamagrass: Dry Matter Yield and Nutritive Value

This bulletin publishes the results of two experiments—one with switchgrass and one with gamagrass—that address …

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Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

This publication provides an overview of the differences in forage quality by reviewing a summary …

Figure 1. Horse fly.

Horse Flies and Deer Flies

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying horse and deer flies and how to control them.

Commercial Emu Production

This publication discusses commercial emu production. Topics covered include getting started with an emu business, …


Phosphorus Management for Land Application of Biosolids and Animal Waste

This publication addresses nutrient management concerns as they relate to land application of animal wastes, …


Nitrate Management in Beef Cattle Production Systems

This publication describes how to avoid high nitrate in forages, and how to manage high …


Warm-Season Perennial Forages Conserved as Hay: Nutritive Value and Quality

This bulletin brings together 18 independent experiments that address aspects of nutritive value and quality …