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Regional Industrial Hemp Meeting

Monday, November 26, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. at the Johnston County Ag Center, starting with a sponsored meal. Please …

Latest News on Tobacco Crops

Welcome to the August 2018 update for the Johnston County Tobacco News! This update features information on frogeye leaf spot, …

Central Coastal Plain Regional Wheat Variety Data for 2018

Wheat Variety Trials

Wheat Variety Trials This area of the State has a wide range of soil types and rolling to fairly …

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Kudzu Bugs in Soybean Fields

Kudzu bugs have been spotted a few fields in Johnston County. For soybeans less than 1 foot tall, the …

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FSMA Produce Safety Training

This one-day training course on the Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) standardized curriculum is for produce growers. This course meets the regulatory requirements …

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AgVentures Grant Opportunity for Farmers

News-release The Johnston County Cooperative Extension Office is hosting a informational meeting regarding the 2018 NC AgVentures Grant Program on Tuesday, …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

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Adaptive Wheat Management: Increasing Wheat Yield by Adjusting for Weather Conditions

Variable growing environments for wheat can lead to challenges from one season to another. Adaptive …

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Specialty Crops in North Carolina: Acreage and Distribution

With the increasing diversity of North Carolina agriculture, it is important to document and assess …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

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North Carolina Grains for Brewing and Distilling: FAQ

This factsheet offers FAQs for distillers/brewers/maltsters wishing to use North Carolina-grown grain in their product, …

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Gray Mold of Industrial Hemp

Gray mold of industrial hemp is common to most regions that produce this crop. It …

North Carolina Organic Commodities Production Guide

Table of contents for the North Carolina Organic Commodities Production Guide.

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Chapter 4: Crop Production Management - Wheat and Small Grains

This chapter of the North Carolina Organic Commodities Production Guide covers key management practices for …

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Land Application of Municipal Sludge: Advantages and Concerns

This factsheet explains how proper land application of municipal biosolids can protect public health and …

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