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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 …

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Backyard Farmers Workshop

This fall, the Warren County Extension Center is offering a series of seminars for “Backyard Farmers”. Participants will learn …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

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Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

This publication provides an overview of the differences in forage quality by reviewing a summary …

2 days ago
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Horse Flies and Deer Flies

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

Commercial Emu Production

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

1 week ago

Phosphorus Management for Land Application of Biosolids and Animal Waste

This publication addresses nutrient management concerns as they relate to land application of animal wastes, …

2 weeks agoSoilFacts

Nitrate Management in Beef Cattle Production Systems

This publication describes how to avoid high nitrate in forages, and how to manage high …

10/18/18

Warm-Season Perennial Forages Conserved as Hay: Nutritive Value and Quality

This bulletin brings together 18 independent experiments that address aspects of nutritive value and quality …

10/17/18

Explaining the North Carolina Egg Law for Producers With Small Flocks

This publication is targeted toward small producers who may be contemplating entering into egg sales …

9/26/18

2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

9/25/18