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Tim Britton

Tim Britton

Extension Agent, Agriculture - Field Crops Johnston County Centertim_britton@ncsu.edu
Street Address: 2736 NC Highway 210
Smithfield, NC 27577
Mailing Address: 2736 NC Highway 210
Smithfield, NC 27577

Job Description Responsibilities included assisting growers with problem diagnosis, variety selection, disease, weed and insect identification in field crops and developing educational programs for individuals with pesticide licenses.

Website johnston.ces.ncsu.edu

Recent Posts by Tim Britton

2021 Small Grain Update

2021 Small Grain Update

It has been brought to my attention that wheat seed may be in short supply this year. What I’m …

picture of loose smut and sooty mold

Why Is My Combine Dusty Black?

Picking Wheat and Combine is Dusty Black Loose Smut and Sooty head molds can turn grain heads black. With Loose Smut, …

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Scout Before Spraying Stink Bug

Stink Bug Management in Corn I have had a couple of calls concerning aerial applications on Corn in the past …

Cover photo for Pesticide Disposal Day

Pesticide Disposal Day

Pesticide Disposal Day May 12, 2021, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Need to clean out the old barn or the chemical storage building? …

2021 Fumigation Recertification

Fumigation recertification on Thursday, February 25, 2021. Growers must attend a 1-hour fumigation recertification training once every three years. …

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