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2020 Grassroots Leadership Conference

In partnership with its Strategic Planning Council, the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University will host the 2020 Grassroots Leadership …

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Food Allergies

Within the last few months, my life has been hit with food allergies. It’s not something you really bother …

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Farm Emergency Plan

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and the North Carolina Agromedicine Institute has a Farm Emergency Plan …

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Heat Stress in Sheep

We are in the dogs days of summer now and with that can mean additional stress on our livestock, …

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National 8/11 Day

811 Day is an annual initiative led by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration …

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Cost Analysis for Improving Park Facilities to Promote Park-based Physical Activity

As public parks and recreation facilities are increasingly positioned as health resources, greater demands for …

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Grain Pea Production in North Carolina

This publication discusses the findings of applied research conducted to answer production questions about growing …

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Aerial Web Blight

This soybean disease factsheet covers aerial web blight, a generally minor disease of soybean in …

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Cowpea Chlorotic Mottle Virus of Soybean

This soybean disease information factsheet describes the symptoms and disease cycle of the cowpea chlorotic …

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Tobacco Ringspot Virus of Soybean

Tobacco ringspot virus is a disease of soybean in North Carolina. This factsheet offers information …

Bacterial Blight of Soybean

This factsheet discusses bacterial blight of soybean in North Carolina.

Sting Nematode of Soybean

This soybean diseases factsheet discusses sting nematodes, a minor pest of soybean in North Carolina.

Stubby Root Nematode of Soybean

This factsheet summarizes the symptoms and management of stubby root nematodes in soybean in North …