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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 Agriculture & Food

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How to Sell Produce to Distributors

This publication provides information about how producers can prepare for selling produce to wholesale distributors. …

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Soybean Cyst Nematode

Soybean cyst nematode limits yields in every major soybean production region worldwide. This disease note …

Colletotrichum spores

Glomerella Leaf Spot and Fruit Rot

This apple pathology factsheet describes Glomerella leaf spot and fruit rot in apple, including identification …

Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden

Much success in growing tomatoes can be attributed to use of a few proven techniques. …

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How to Determine the Potential to Increase Vegetable Yield through Estimating and Reducing Field Losses

This publication discusses methods for boosting vegetable productivity by reducing field loss, which can amount …

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Fire Blight

This apple pathology factsheet describes fire blight in apple, including identification and disease management.

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Flyspeck and Sooty Blotch

This apple pathology factsheet describes flyspeck and sooty blotch in apple, including identification and disease …

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Cedar Apple Rust

This apple pathology factsheet describes cedar apple rust and provides a brief overview of other …