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The Grow Box

A program of Garden fun for your family delivered to your door from North Carolina 4-H and the JC …

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What Is a High Tunnel

What is it? High tunnels are passively heated and ventilated, plastic-covered structures. In terms of environmental protection and control, they …

It's Time to Fertilize!

It is that time of year again! Hopefully, you have already started to fertilize your hay fields and pastures. …

Cover photo for Small Farms AgriShop Series & Academy

Small Farms AgriShop Series & Academy

Please see the attached flyer for the upcoming AgriShop/Academy Small Farm Production Workshops. Caswell County AgriShop Flyer Also, below is a …

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2. Composting

This Composting Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

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1. Soils and Plant Nutrients

This Soils and Plant Nutrients Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook examines the physical and …

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2021 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

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Fertilizer Use

This publication offers fertilizer suggestions for a variety of crops, including field, pasture and hay …

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How to Send Specimens for Disease, Insect, and Weed Identification

This publication explains how and where to send specimens for disease, insect and weed identification.

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Health and Safety Impacts of Solar Photovoltaics

This paper addresses the potential health and safety impacts of solar photovoltaic development in North …

12/15/20

Balancing Agricultural Productivity With Ground-Based Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Development

The purpose of this paper is to explore the extent to which solar photovoltaic facilities …

12/15/20
N-deficient soybean plants

Mid-Season Soybean Nitrogen (N) Deficiency

This Soybean Nutrient Deficiency Information factsheet describes the symptoms and management of nitrogen deficiency in …