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Water Damaged Corn

Impact of Flooding on Corn

Click this link to see Dr. Ron Heiniger’s “Impact of Flooding on Corn”: Excess Water and Flood Damage in …


Wheat Head Scab Alert

As you can see from the scab risk map, the following counties have medium to high scab risk for …

stunted streaks

Soilborne Wheat Mosaic Virus

Dr. Ron Heiniger identified Soilborne Wheat Mosaic Virus in Beaufort County on April 1st. Dr. Angela Post has seen …

2015 Blackland Farm Managers Tour

Agenda, 2015 Blackland Farm Managers Tour August 5th, 2015 Circle Grove Seeds and Haslin Farms 336 Circle Grove Farm Road, Belhaven NC Coordinates: …

FSA Farm Bill Meetings

The 2014 Farm Bill established new programs to help farmers manage risk due to events beyond their control. Two …

Recent Publications related to Agriculture & Food

What is Solar?

This factsheet serves as an overview for North Carolinians interested in learning about the different …

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Using Web Marketplaces to Reach Untapped Markets

This publication explains how microentrepreneurs can use emerging web-based marketplaces to sell services, goods, and …

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Conducting a Bioassay For Herbicide Residues

General guidelines on how to conduct a bioassay for herbicide residues in soil

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14. Small Fruits

This small fruits chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews selection, planting, and maintenance of …

North Carolina Women’s Success in Agritourism: Turning Challenges into Opportunities

This publication presents the results of interviews with women in agritourism across North Carolina. It …

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Are Neighbors Benefiting from Wine Tourism Development? Perceptions from the North Carolina Piedmont Triad

This publication discusses how residents of the North Carolina Triad area perceive the benefits of …

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Fig Culture in North Carolina

The fig is native to the Mediterranean Basin. You may already be familiar with some …

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Understanding Climate, Planning, and Response Terms within the Forestry Context

New and existing professionals working in the realm of climate education, research, and outreach need …