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Ag Newsletter September 2014

Contents: Extension’s Centennial Celebration Extension Soil Sample Drive 8th Annual Tractor Parade & Ag Day – 9/27 2015 AgOptions Grant Cycle High Tunnel Workshop …

Ag Newsletter July 2014

Content of Newsletter Honeybee Assistance Program Upcoming Speaker at Moss Memorial Library Lime Spreader for Clay County Vegetable Garden Tips Livestock News (beware Wild …

All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar

The eXtension All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar series is set to begin Feb. 7. Dr. Kathy Flanders, an …

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On-Line Newsletter From Hort Science

The NCSU Department of Horticultural Science has launched a quarterly on-line Newsletter Subscribe to see great horticulture images, learn about faculty and …

New Procedure for Soil Samples

This week the division rolled out a new version of its online report search utility (PALS). You can now …

Pesticide Licensing Exam

For anyone wishing to obtain a pesticide license for either private or commercial use, there will be a review …

Recent Publications related to Soil, Water & Air

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Mulch Options for Erosion Control on Construction Sites

This publication discusses important characteristics, application rates, costs, and appropriate use of loose mulch, erosion …

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Maintaining Permeable Pavements

For permeable pavements to remain permeable, their surface level must be freely draining, making clogging …

5 days agoUrban Waterways
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Surface Outlets for Sediment Basins

Sediment basins are temporary stormwater pools that catch runoff so it can deposit some of …

5/2/19SoilFacts

Investigate Before You Invest

This factsheet explains the steps to take when buying land where a septic system is …

4/29/19SoilFacts

Poultry Manure as a Fertilizer Source

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

4/29/19SoilFacts

Swine Manure as a Fertilizer Source

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

4/29/19SoilFacts

Land Application of Municipal Sludge: Advantages and Concerns

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

4/29/19SoilFacts

Biomass Production of Biofumigant Cover Crops - 'Caliente' Mustard and Oilseed Radish

A new group of cover crops for winter and summer use include mustards, oilseed radishes …

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