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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 …

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Preparing for Calving Season

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

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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 …

Warren County Farm Tour

Are you a farmer who wants to learn about innovative crops and production methods? Or someone who owns an …

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Winter Forage Field Day

There is a distinct chill in the air that says winter is on the way, and for a Livestock …

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4-H Poultry Workshop

Warren County Cooperative Extension is hosting the 4-County Poultry Project Record Book and Showmanship Clinic at the Warren County Fair …

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And the Grand Champion Is...

The 2014 4-County Livestock Show was a big success with over 40 kids from Franklin, Granville, Vance, and Warren …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Feed Sampling and Analysis

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

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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.

Figure 1. African blue louse, Linognathus africanus.

Lice: What They Are and How to Control Them

Information on the different types of lice, diagnosis and treatment is presented in this factsheet. …

Poultry (Broilers, Layers, and Turkeys)

How to manage pesticides to control insects and diseases of poultry (broilers, layers, and turkeys) …

Using Animal Manures in Forest Fertilization

Applying animal manure to forestland can help animal producers manage waste and supply forest owners …

6/11/18
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NC State Local Grass-Fed Beef Production Guidelines

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

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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 …