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Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

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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

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

A Recipe for Seed - Drill Edition

Calibrating a seed drill before planting is an important task that can help to maximize …

3/9/18

How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …

1/17/18

Insect Control

This publication covers insect control in a variety of crops, as well as household pests.

1/8/18

Protecting People and the Environment When Using Pesticides

This publication, chapter 11 of the 2018 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, describes some measures that …

1/5/18

2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

1/3/18