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Max Knowles

Extension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock Sampson County Centermax_knowles@ncsu.edu
Street Address:55 Agriculture Pl
Clinton, NC 28328
Mailing Address:55 Agriculture Pl
Clinton, NC 28328

Job Description Extension Livestock Agent with responsibilities including swine and waste management. Major responsibilities include monitoring industry trends, issues, and new technologies. Providing farmers with programs to help aid in quality livestock production practices. While providing services such as irrigation calibrations, lagoon sludge surveys, and waste sample collection. Responsibilities also in forestry and as well as aquatics.

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Swine Show Circuit Kicks Off

As a livestock agent with NC Cooperative Extension, I am privileged to work with swine farmers, who are some …

Heat Stress Reduction for Hogs

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