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Animal Agriculture

Northeast District Livestock Newsletter

The Fall edition of the Northeast District Livestock Newsletter is here! Topics include: Flood Recovery for Livestock Operations Fall Checklist for …

Cover photo for Preparing for Calving Season

Preparing for Calving Season

Preparation for calving season starts long before the first calf hits the ground. In fact, calving season really begins …

Cover photo for Women's Cattle Handling Workshop

Women's Cattle Handling Workshop

North Carolina State University and the NC Cattlemen’s Association is teaming together to provide women cattle producers a chance …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

NC State Local Grass-Fed Beef Production Guidelines

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

NC State Local Pasture-Raised and Pasture-Finished Beef Production Guidelines

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

NC State Local Finished Beef Production Guidelines

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

Overview of NC State Finished Beef Production Guidelines

This publication is an introduction to the three production protocol guidelines developed by North Carolina …

Guidelines for the Commercial Application of Poultry Litter

A summary of North Carolina rules and regulations governing the purchasing, handling, application and reporting …

4/18/18SoilFacts

Brooding Turkeys

This publication describes the importance of brooder house management for good flock longevity. Preparing the …

Commercial Ostrich Production

This publication discusses commercial ostrich production. Topics covered include getting started with an ostrich business, …

4/3/18

Keeping Garden Chickens in North Carolina

A guide for urban residents who want to raise backyard chickens. Includes information about breed …

4/3/18