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Animal Agriculture

Cover photo for 2018 4-H Livestock Show and Sale

2018 4-H Livestock Show and Sale

2018 4-H Livestock Show 82 kids were signed up to participate in this years Beaufort County 4-H livestock show. The …

Cover photo for 4-H Summer Day Camps

4-H Summer Day Camps

June 11-14 Giddy Up 4-H Horse Camp Rising 3rd-8th Graders. This horsemanship camp is for beginner-intermediate level horse enthusiasts. …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Guidelines for the Commercial Application of Poultry Litter

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

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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

Commercial Emu Production

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

4/3/18

Poultry Farm Biosecurity Field Manual / Manual de campo para la bioseguridad de granjas avícolas

This pocket-size bilingual field manual in English and Spanish summarizes recommended practices to prevent disease …

4/3/18

Certification Training for Operators of Animal Waste Systems - Type A

This training program is designed to provide operators of animal waste management systems with the …

3/14/18

Precision Agriculture Technology: How to Become a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Pilot

This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

3/12/18