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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 …

Weed Control in Bermudagrass Pasture

Weed Control in Bermudagrass Pastures Weeds compete with grass for available nutrients and shade out emerging grass. Many weeds …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Figure 1. Swine farms (purple) and various forestland cover type

Using Animal Manures in Forest Fertilization

Applying animal manure to forestland can help animal producers manage waste and supply forest owners …

4 days ago

Body Condition Scoring: A Management Tool for the Broodmare Owner

This publication addresses the effect of body condition on the reproductive performance of mares as …

2 weeks agoMare & Foal Nutrition

Managing Pastures to Feed Your Horse

This publication will explain your horse’s nutritional requirements, and how careful pasture management can produce …

2 weeks ago

Water Intake, Sweat Production and Electrolyte Supplementation in the Horse

This factsheet will clarify the water requirements of your horse and provide guidelines for effective …

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Feed Sampling and Analysis

This publication explains how horse owners should routinely evaluate the nutrient content of their horses' …

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Figure 1. Thirty-year normal rainfall stations.

Water Needs Assessment Tool—A Guide for Technical Specialists

This publication provides background information and references for the Water Needs Assessment Tool spreadsheet and …

2/19/19

2019 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

2/15/19
Figure 1. Rotary wing UAV in flight.

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 …

1/17/19