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Keep the Repellent Handy

Although hurricane Dorian has come and gone for most of us, its rainfall has likely left standing water in …

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Soil Testing for Lawn and Gardens

From April – November, Have Your Soil Tested At No Charge. Healthy soil is the foundation of successful gardening. The …

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NC AG Awareness Day - March 20, 2019

Who: NC Farmers, Agribusinesses, Commodities, Universities, and Ag students What: NC Ag Awareness Day Where: NC State Capital, Bicentennial Mall and …

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Spring Coggins Clinic

When: March 2, 2019, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Shooting Creek Arena, 1717 Old Hwy 64, Hayesville, NC 28904 Cost: …

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Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis

From NCDA&CS Horse owners urged to vaccinate horses after two S.C. horses confirmed to have EEE RALEIGH – North Carolina horse owners …

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Fire Ant Control Seminar-2015

Clay County Extension will hold a seminar on fire ant control on Thursday, April 9, 4:00 p.m. at the Clay County …

Southern Farm Show

When: February 4-6, 2015 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day Where: NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh NC What: The largest agricultural exposition in the Carolinas …

Beef 101 Seminar

Clay and Cherokee Cooperative Extension Ag Agents will be giving a seminar on nutrition and mineral supplements, vaccines, and …

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

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Working Safely: Ergonomic Issues in Christmas Tree Harvest

This publication discusses ergonomic practices that can be implemented during Christmas tree harvests to reduce …

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Nitrogen Management and Water Quality

This factsheet describes the effect of fertilizer nitrogen on water quality and the environment. It …

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Agricultural Machinery Maintenance

This publication describes the major systems used in farm equipment and outlines basic maintenance procedures …

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Herbicide Carryover in Hay, Manure, Compost, and Grass Clippings

Many farmers and home gardeners have reported damage to vegetable and flower crops after applying …

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