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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Info for Wheat
Producers

Check out the video, The Four Keys to High Yielding Wheat.  The video was prepared by Randy Weisz, small grains specialist at NC State University.

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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PEDV ‘absent,’ pork prices plunge: USDA

From “Meatingplace” on line magazine.  By Chris Scott on 5/20/2015 Hog slaughter numbers are rising, and the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDV) that plagued the industry is “largely absent,” according to figures from MORE »

Is Your Emerging Field Corn Lacking Sulfur?

Sulfur deficiencies typically are observed in sandy soils. During emergence is the time to be monitoring your corn for deficiencies. Sulfur deficiencies will appear spotty versus uniform across a field. Sulfur uptake can MORE »

Cheese 101

Did you know that cheese is one of the top sources of saturated fat in the American diet? You may be asking why is this an issue? Well, saturated fat has been linked MORE »

Fly Control for Beef Cattle

My position allows me to work with a variety of producers. All of them have their own philosophy on how to raise cattle. No matter how different these may be they all ask MORE »

Sweaters To Shorts

With summer just around the corner, you may be wondering what last-minute steps you can take to get your body in shape. While we need to strive for a strong, healthy body year-round, MORE »

Statewide Tornado Drill March 4, 2015 9:30 am

Statewide Tornado Drill

North Carolina’s annual statewide tornado drill for 2015 will take place today, Wednesday, March 4, at 9:30 AM.  Every school, business, work place, and family across the state is strongly encouraged to participate MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

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EVENTS View All
Lagoon Samples & Litter SamplesTue Jun 2, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Sampson County Livestock Facility, 93 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC
— 1 week away
Boating Safety CourseSat Jun 6, 2015
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 weeks away
Parenting ClassSat Jun 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Destiny Outreach Church, 201-C Northeast Blvd, Clinton, NC
— 3 weeks away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - CoastalMon Jun 15 - Thu Jun 18, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
New Bern, NC, USA
— 3 weeks away
Boating Safety CourseSun Jul 19, 2015
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 months away
Lagoon Samples & Litter SamplesTue Aug 4, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Sampson
— 2 months away
Parenting ClassSat Aug 8, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Destiny Outreach Church, 201-C Northeast Blvd, Clinton, NC
— 2 months away
Hunter Safety CourseSat Aug 8, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 months away
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