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Relief Funds for Farmers

​ Carolina Farm Stewardship Association posted an article about COVID-19 Relief Funds Available to Farmers Starting April 3. Click …

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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Heavy Metal Soil Testing for Hemp

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2019 CONTACT: Dr. David Hardy, Ph.D., N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, Agronomic Services Division 919-733-2655 NCDA&CS heavy metal …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Guide

This guide for growers, updated annually, provides information on production and pest management practices applicable …

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Extension Personnel Working with Tobacco

This publication, part of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, lists North Carolina extension personnel …

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Protecting People and the Environment When Using Pesticides

This publication, chapter 11 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, describes some measures that …

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Curing and Mechanization

This publication, chapter 10 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, offers information on the …

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Tobacco Insect Management

This publication, chapter 9 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, covers insect management in …

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Threshold Legal Issues Concerning Solar Development Opportunities

This factsheet covers several factors to consider when leasing farmland for solar farm purposes. Property …

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Managing Diseases

This publication, chapter 8 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, covers disease management in …

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Topping, Managing Suckers, and Using Ethephon

This publication, chapter 7 of the 2021 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, provides information on topping …

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