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November/December 2019 Livestock News

Here is the latest news including soil sample deadlines, upcoming events in other counties and other important information. Check …

September/October 2019 Livestock News

In this issue: Animal Waste Permit Update, Reducing Hay Loss During Winter Feeding, Considerations for Spring-Born Calves, Choosing a …

July/August 2019 Livestock News

In this Issue: Managing Bermudagrass, Hot Weather, and Beef Cattle, Controlling Summer Insects, Weaning Time for Lambs and Kids, …

May/June 2019 Livestock News

In this Issue: Livestock Show & Sale Winners, Animal Waste Management, Don’t Be Crabby About Crabgrass, Preparing Your Calves …

2019 Livestock Show & Sale Classes

See the links below for information on our 2019 livestock shows and sale classes. Steer Classes Heifer Classes Beef Showmanship Market Lamb Classes Lamb …

March 2019 Livestock News

News, tips, and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. Livestock News March …

January 2019 Livestock News

News, tips, and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. January 2019 Livestock …

Sep/Oct 2018 Livestock News

News, tips, and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. Sep/Oct 2018 Livestock …

July/August 2018 Livestock News

News, tips, and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. July/August 2018 Livestock …

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May/June 2018 Livestock News

News, tips, and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. May/June 2018 Livestock …

March 2018 Livestock News

News, tips and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. March 2018 Livestock …

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Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short Course, March 7, New Bern Convention Center Designed to provide entrepreneurs research based technical training in the fundamentals …

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January/February 2018 Livestock News

News, tips and information about livestock and forage production. Click the link to download the newsletter. January 2018 Livestock …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Explaining the North Carolina Egg Law for Producers With Small Flocks

This publication is targeted toward small producers who may be contemplating entering into egg sales …

15 hours ago

Additives for Improving Hog Farm Air Quality

Air quality in hog production can be improved by dietary manipulation (e.g., reducing crude protein), …

18 hours ago

Evaluation of a Cow-Calf Grazing System in the Piedmont: Animal Performance and Pasture Productivity

In the North-South transition zone both cool-season and warm-season, perennial grasses can be grown and …

1 week ago
Asian longhorned tick

Asian Longhorned Tick

The Asian longhorned tick is an invasive tick spreading throughout the eastern US. A …

2 weeks ago
A sample waste report predicting nutrient availability

Swine Manure as a Fertilizer Source

This factsheet explains the three factors of proper swine manure management: the nutrient content of …

10/11/19SoilFacts
Figure 1. African blue louse, Linognathus africanus.

Lice: What They Are and How to Control Them

Information on the different types of lice, diagnosis and treatment is presented in this factsheet. …

Forage Quality: Concepts and Practices

In this publication, we describe the factors that affect forage quality and discuss prediction indices …

7/26/19
Graphical representation of pine plantations in Duplin County

Forests as an Alternative for Poultry Manure Application

Applying poultry manure to forestland that needs nitrogen and phosphorus can help poultry producers manage …

3/25/19