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Poultry Processing Workshop

On June 21, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., a poultry processing workshop will be held at Mitchell …

Poultry Processing Workshop

A Poultry Processing Workshop will be held in Rowan County on May 22. Please see the flyer below for …

2014 NC Summer Feeder Cattle Sales

Date: July 10 Location: Norwood (1,000 head) Market: Stanly County Livestock Market Telephone: 704-474-7681 or 704-463-5828 Sale Coordinator: Steve Lemons at 704-983-3987 Date: July …

Chef and Farmer Summit

A program called Chef and Farmer Summit is coming to Winston-Salem! If you are interested in learning what chefs …

Grading Feeder Calves Program

There will be an educational program to discuss grading feeder claves on September 10th from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. …

Mosquito-Borne Diseases in Equine

We’re now in mosquito season and recent heavy rains have created conditions favorable to mosquito breeding. Therefore, equine owners …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

18 hours ago

Induced Molting as a Management Tool

Because of increasing economic pressure related to capital costs, egg prices, feed prices, and replacement …

1 week ago

Coccidiosis, the Most Common Cause of Diarrhea in Young Goats

This factsheet offers some information on the signs, symptoms, and treatment of coccidiosis, the most …

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NC State Local Finished Beef Production Guidelines

This publication provides production protocol guidelines developed by North Carolina State University and Amazing Grazing …

Annual Grasses Preserved as Silage: Fermentation Characteristics, Nutritive Value, and Quality

This bulletin brings together 13 independent experiments that address aspects of fermentation, nutritive value, and …

8/22/18

Feed Sampling and Analysis

This publication explains how horse owners should routinely evaluate the nutrient content of their horses' …

Silages of Native Switchgrass and Gamagrass: Fermentation Characteristics, Nutritive Value, and Quality

This bulletin publishes the results of eight experiments that addressed aspects of nutritive value and …

7/18/18
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Horse Flies and Deer Flies

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