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September/October 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 …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Poultry Manure as a Fertilizer Source

This factsheet describes the nutrient composition of poultry manure and land application techniques based on …

8/22/19SoilFacts

Swine Manure as a Fertilizer Source

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

8/22/19SoilFacts

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
Figure 1. Swine farms (purple) and various forestland cover type

Using Animal Manures in Forest Fertilization

Applying animal manure to forestland can help animal producers manage waste and supply forest owners …

3/22/19
Graphical representation of swine farms and forestland in SE NC

Forests as an Alternative for Swine Manure Application

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

3/20/19

Body Condition Scoring: A Management Tool for the Broodmare Owner

This publication addresses the effect of body condition on the reproductive performance of mares as …

Managing Pastures to Feed Your Horse

This publication will explain your horse’s nutritional requirements, and how careful pasture management can produce …

3/7/19