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Insect Control on Forage Crops

R. Brandenburg, D.D. Reisig, and T.L. Billeisen, Entomology and Plant Pathology Insects pests of pastures and forage crops are often …

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Start Scouting for Bollworm

As we have seen in previous years from monitoring corn, Bt resistance is on the rise. They also are …

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2019 Field Days

Our county Extension agents have several excellent field days planned for this summer. There will be a diversity of …

2019 Soybean Yield Contest

The NC Soybean Yield Contest categories have changed from previous years for the 2019 Soybean Yield Contest and moving …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

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Adaptive Wheat Management: Increasing Wheat Yield by Adjusting for Weather Conditions

Variable growing environments for wheat can lead to challenges from one season to another. Adaptive …

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Specialty Crops in North Carolina: Acreage and Distribution

With the increasing diversity of North Carolina agriculture, it is important to document and assess …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

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North Carolina Grains for Brewing and Distilling: FAQ

This factsheet offers FAQs for distillers/brewers/maltsters wishing to use North Carolina-grown grain in their product, …

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Gray Mold of Industrial Hemp

Gray mold of industrial hemp is common to most regions that produce this crop. It …

North Carolina Organic Commodities Production Guide

Table of contents for the North Carolina Organic Commodities Production Guide.

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Chapter 4: Crop Production Management - Wheat and Small Grains

This chapter of the North Carolina Organic Commodities Production Guide covers key management practices for …

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Land Application of Municipal Sludge: Advantages and Concerns

This factsheet explains how proper land application of municipal biosolids can protect public health and …

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