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Fumigation Recertification

Forsyth County Cooperative Extension will hold the necessary 1 hour fumigation class on February 9, 11:00 am at the …

Cover photo for Blackberry Field Day

Blackberry Field Day

When: Friday October 10, 2014 Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30PM Location: Killdeer Farms, 300 Goforth Road Kings Mountain, NC 28086 On behalf of the NC …

Upcoming Livestock Events

Please see the following announcement about upcoming livestock events from Dr. Philipe Moriel: Dear all, My name is Philipe Moriel and I am …

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 …

Recent Publications related to Agriculture & Food

Nitrogen deficiency

Tobacco - Nitrogen (N) Deficiency

By far, nitrogen (N) is the most widely applied nutrient for plant growth. It …

Scouting for Freeze Injury in Winter Wheat

This publication covers the signs and symptoms of freeze injury in winter wheat.

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NC Industrial Hemp Posters

Posters available to print regarding industrial hemp in North Carolina.

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Bacterial wilt in tomato field.

Southern Bacterial Wilt of Tomato

Southern bacterial wilt of tomatoes is addressed in this factsheet.


How to manage pesticides to control insects, diseases, weeds and other crop pests of strawberries …


How to manage pesticides to control insects, diseases, weeds, and other crop pests for apples …

Early blight symptoms on tomato

Early Blight of Tomato

This factsheet describes early blight of tomato, including identification, transmission and disease management, and control.