Third Quarter Newsletter for Johnston County Grower

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The Johnston County Grower

August 2018

The Johnston County Grower Newsletter contains relevant information that informs growers about upcoming events, pest problems in the area, and crop information that helps the grower make better variety decisions.

This edition of the Johnston County Grower is our 2018 Third Quarter Newsletter. It contains dates and detail information on our upcoming Private Pesticide Applicators Re-Certification Safety class, Continuing Educational meetings, Pesticide exam, Wheat Variety trials and OVT data. Information on soybean pest insect identification, thresholds and control are also included in this edition.

2018 Third Quarter Newsletter

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Disclaimer Agri-chemicals:

Recommendations for the use of agricultural chemicals are included in this publication as a convenience to the reader. The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial products or services in this publication does not imply endorsement by North Carolina Cooperative Extension nor discrimination against similar products or services not mentioned. Individuals who use agricultural chemicals are responsible for ensuring that the intended use complies with current regulations and conforms to the product label. Be sure to obtain current information about usage regulations and examine a current product label before applying any chemical. For assistance, contact your county Cooperative Extension agent.

Written By

Photo of Tim Britton, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionTim BrittonExtension Agent, Agriculture - Field Crops (919) 989-5380 (Office) tim_britton@ncsu.eduJohnston County, North Carolina

Contributing Specialist

Photo of Crystal Pope, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCrystal PopeCounty Extension Administrative Secretary, Agriculture - Agriculture & FCS (919) 989-5380 (Office) crystal_pope@ncsu.eduJohnston County, North Carolina
Updated on Jul 27, 2018
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