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Business of Farming Conference

A business and marketing conference for professional and aspiring farmers ASAP’s Business of Farming Conference brings together professional farmers from …

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2020 Winter Vegetable Conference & Trade Show

Event Date: February 19-20, 2020 Time: Begins at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday and ends following the luncheon Thursday Location: Crowne Plaza Resort, Asheville, NC Cost: $40 per person …

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Grants for Diversifying Farms

WNC AgOptions intent to apply deadline Oct. 14, 2019; Application deadline Nov. 15. For more information or to apply in …

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Livestock Newsletter Spring 2019

The Spring Edition of the Livestock Newsletter includes articles on: Producing High-Quality Hay Soil Fertility and Spring Weed Management 10 Simple Steps …

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Identifying Rust Diseases of Wheat and Barley

This publication covers three distinct rust diseases of wheat and barley: leaf rust, stripe rust …

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Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

This publication provides an overview of the differences in forage quality by reviewing a summary …

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Forage Quality: Concepts and Practices

In this publication, we describe the factors that affect forage quality and discuss prediction indices …

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Forage Fertilization in North Carolina: Concepts and Guidelines

This publication discusses appropriate fertilizer application for forages in North Carolina.

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Forages for North Carolina: General Guidelines and Concepts

This publication is an overview of forage species and their use in livestock production systems …

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2008 Wheat Variety Recommendations

This publication summarizes recommendations based on wheat variety tests conducted in North Carolina in 2006-07 …

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Planting Before Soybean Harvest: Piedmont Early Planting 2009 Test Report

This factsheet describes a new wheat no-till early planting system has been shown to work …

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2009 Wheat Variety Recommendations

This publication summarizes recommendations based on wheat variety tests conducted in North Carolina in 2008 …

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