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Cover photo for Wildlife Magazine Photo Competition

Wildlife Magazine Photo Competition

The 15th Annual Wildlife In North Carolina Magazine Photo Competition is now underway. According to the NC Wildlife Commission’s website, …

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Pea Grain Field Day

Registration is now open for the Pea Grain Field Day which will be held on May 8, 2019, from 7:30–10 …

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2019 Southern Cover Crop Conference

Announcing the opportunity to go to a Conference in Auburn, Alabama designed just for cover crop management. Registration includes: Access to …

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Pesticide Disposal Day Announced

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with the N.C. Cooperative Extension ofMontgomery County, will …

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March Livestock Newsletter

In the March edition of Livestock News: Important Montgomery County News Regional Chicken Show Update Notes from DEQ Inspectors Soil Building Using Annual …

Cover photo for 2019 NC Agritunity Conference

2019 NC Agritunity Conference

CONFERENCE INFORMATION Saturday, February 9, 2019 N.C. Cooperative Extension, Iredell County Center, 444 Bristol Dr., Statesville, NC Registration Opens: 8:30 a.m. Conference …

Cover photo for 2019 Peach Grower Annual Meeting

2019 Peach Grower Annual Meeting

The NC Peach Growers’ Society will host their Annual Meeting on January 22, 2019, at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Moore …

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Swine Manure as a Fertilizer Source

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A Gardener's Guide to Soil Testing

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Organizing a Community Recycling Program

This publication outlines key elements that local governments should consider when planning, implementing, publicizing and …

Figure 1. Hose drag application unit (low-profile-type).

Hose-Drag Wastewater Equipment

Hose-drag-type equipment has gained popularity in recent years for land application of wastewater in North …

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Soil Health: What Does it Mean in North Carolina?

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