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September Livestock News

In the September 2020 edition of Livestock News: Fall Recertification for Animal Waste Operators Challenging Times for the Pork Industry Don’t Ignore …

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Beef Cattle Webinar Series

The Northeast District of N.C. Cooperative Extension is offering a FREE Beef Cattle Webinar Series beginning September 3, 2020. …

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Virtual Recovery Business Summit

The Small Business Center at Montgomery Community College is offering a Virtual Recovery Business Summit with Sessions that will focus …

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Nuisance Coyote Zoom

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Jones, Craven, and Pamlico County offices are hosting a Zoom on nuisance animals, specifically focusing …

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2020 National Farmers Market Week

This week is National Farmers Market Week which is an annual celebration of farmers markets coordinated by the Farmers …

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2020 Sunbelt Ag Expo Canceled

MOULTRIE, Georgia — North America’s Premier Farm Show, the Sunbelt Ag Expo, has provided a venue for the agricultural …

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Online Recovery Business Summit

The Small Business Center at Montgomery Community College is offering a FREE Online Recovery Business Summit via Zoom. In order …

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Turkey Poult Distribution

Each year the N.C. State Fair conducts a Market Turkey Show for the youth in North Carolina. The show …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Forages for North Carolina: General Guidelines and Concepts

This publication is an overview of forage species and their use in livestock production systems …

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Consider Breeding Your Does to Target Ethnic Holidays Where Goat Meat Is Part of the Traditional Holiday Feast

Many ethnic holidays include goat meat as part of traditional celebrations. This factsheet serves as …

9/17/20Meat Goat Notes

Co-Grazing Meat Goats and Beef Cattle Has Many Advantages

This factsheet presents several advantages to co-grazing meat goats and beef cattle.

9/17/20Meat Goat Notes

Modified McMaster's Fecal Egg Counting Technique

A guide to counting fecal eggs in meat goats, modified from the McMaster Procedure.



A Q&A on toxoplasmosis, a parasite that can cause disease in the placenta and developing …

9/17/20Meat Goat Notes

Foot Rot

A Q&A on foot rot, a contagious disease of the hooves of goats and sheep.

9/17/20Meat Goat Notes

Pink Eye or Infectious Keratoconjunctivitis

A Q&A on pink eye (infectious keratoconjunctivitis) in meat goats.

9/17/20Meat Goat Notes

Housing and Facilities for Meat Goats

This publication discusses housing and working facilities that will meet shelter needs for meat goats.

9/17/20Meat Goat Notes