Save the Date for Small Farms Field Day at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University

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Date:  June 15, 2017
Time: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: The N.C. A&T University Farm, 3136 McConnell Road, Greensboro NC 27405

Cost: Free, but advance registration is required.

Register:  Registration information coming soon

Featuring demonstrations of:

  • Insect screening and trellising for high-tunnel organics
  • High tunnel ginger production
  • Small-scale organic pecan production
  • Converting agricultural- and food-wastes into energy
  • Artificial insemination of beef cattle: the basics
  • Pasture pork production and management

Displays/posters:

  • Industrial hemp in North Carolina
  • Using multifunctional operations to improve long-term profits
  • Nutrition Matters: farmers, families, and communities
  • Staying productive and injury-free after a disability
  • Improving Broiler Growth: applying probiotic bacteria to reduce ammonia in poultry litter
  • Soil Health: testing soil biological activity
  • Pollinator Protection Update: FieldWatch, DriftWatch and BeeCheck
  • Food Safety and Healthy Food
This event is organized by The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T. Registration information will be posted

​on the CEFS website

soon

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