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Cover photo for 2019 Pitt County Fair Circuit Show

2019 Pitt County Fair Circuit Show

Pitt County Fair September 17-22, 2019 Pitt County Fair Grounds, Greenville, NC 27834 Pitt County Fair Circuit Show Registration Form Rules & Regulations Heifer …

Cover photo for Small Ruminant Workshop 2018

Small Ruminant Workshop 2018

Small Ruminant Grazier’s Workshop August 4, 2018 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Piedmont Research Station 8530 Sherrills Ford Road Salisbury, NC 28147 Please RSVP by July 27 …

North Carolina Egg Grading School

This class is directed at new and established small producers of natural/organic eggs, Extension agents, and purchasers of locally grown …

Cover photo for Pastured Poultry Workshop

Pastured Poultry Workshop

All Poultry Producers Welcome! Pastured Poultry Workshop, June 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at the Atrium at the …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Consider Breeding Your Does to Target Ethnic Holidays Where Goat Meat Is Part of the Traditional Holiday Feast

Many ethnic holidays include goat meat as part of traditional celebrations. This factsheet serves as …

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes

Co-Grazing Meat Goats and Beef Cattle Has Many Advantages

This factsheet presents several advantages to co-grazing meat goats and beef cattle.

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes

Modified McMaster's Fecal Egg Counting Technique

A guide to counting fecal eggs in meat goats, modified from the McMaster Procedure.

6 days ago

Toxoplasmosis

A Q&A on toxoplasmosis, a parasite that can cause disease in the placenta and developing …

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes

Foot Rot

A Q&A on foot rot, a contagious disease of the hooves of goats and sheep.

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes

Pink Eye or Infectious Keratoconjunctivitis

A Q&A on pink eye (infectious keratoconjunctivitis) in meat goats.

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes

Housing and Facilities for Meat Goats

This publication discusses housing and working facilities that will meet shelter needs for meat goats.

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes

Listeriosis in Your Herd

A Q&A on listeriosis in goats, including causes, symptoms, prevention and risk to humans.

6 days agoMeat Goat Notes