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NC Commerce: Job Retention Grant

North Carolina businesses and certain nonprofits that missed out on other COVID-19 relief funds can now apply for a …

July/August 2020 Livestock News

In this issue: Coronavirus Assistance Programs for Producers, Animal Waste Management, Are You a Cattle Farmer or a Grass …

March/April Livestock News

In this Issue: Animal Waste Management Update, Managing Winter Weeds in Bermudagrass Hayfields, What is BQA and Why Should …

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Amazing Grazing After 30 Years

Amazing Grazing after 30 years. Dr. Matt Poore Department of Animal Science North Carolina State University The Amazing Grazing program was founded …

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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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The Power of One Wire

The tools to improve productivity that farmers and ranchers have at their disposal are quite astonishing. Computers that allow …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

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Guidelines for the Commercial Application of Poultry Litter

A summary of North Carolina rules and regulations governing the purchasing, handling, application and reporting …

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Fences for Horses

This publication provides an overview of the factors that should be considered before you install …

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Sludge Sampling in Anaerobic Treatment Swine Lagoons

Anaerobic swine lagoon sludge sampling allows operators to determine the nutrient concentration in the sludge …

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How Animal Food Facilities Can Prepare for Regulatory Inspections

Though they can be a source of worry, the fact of the matter is that …

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Lice: What They Are and How to Control Them

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

Coccidiosis, the Most Common Cause of Diarrhea in Young Goats

This factsheet offers some information on the signs, symptoms, and treatment of coccidiosis, the most …

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Vaccinating Goats Against Enterotoxemia and Tetanus: Is it Necessary?

It is generally advised that all goats be vaccinated against overeating disease (enterotoxemia) and tetanus. …

Herd Animal Death Problems

Animal necropsies attempt to determine the cause of death and whether it affects a concern …