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AG Newsletter-October 2014

Contents of Newsletter: WNC AgOptions Grant Cycle Begins Clay County Soil Sample Drive SAFF Farm Tour – 11/8 Turf & Landscape Professionals Seminar …

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

Nutrients are available based on soil pH.

A Gardener's Guide to Soil Testing

This publication tells gardeners why they should test their soil, how to obtain a soil …

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Organizing a Community Recycling Program

This publication outlines key elements that local governments should consider when planning, implementing, publicizing and …

Figure 1. Hose drag application unit (low-profile-type).

Hose-Drag Wastewater Equipment

Hose-drag-type equipment has gained popularity in recent years for land application of wastewater in North …

Figure 1. Map of long-term tillage and cropping trials located a

Soil Health: What Does it Mean in North Carolina?

This publication compares the Haney and Cornell soil health tests on three long-term trials. It …

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Illustration showing the water cycle

A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water Quality

This publication discusses ways that gardeners can protect water quality and avoid runoff and soil …

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Figure 1. Effective discharge determination from sediment rating

Finding Bankfull Stage in North Carolina Streams

This River Course publication is part of a factsheet series developed to provide information and …

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Figure 1. Regular flushing using a flushing riser assembly

Critical Management Issues for SDI Systems in North Carolina

Although subsurface drip irrigation (SDI) is in its infancy in North Carolina, it is becoming …

Figure 1. Media and disk filters used in SDI systems.

Design and Installation of SDI Systems in North Carolina

As a part of the humid Southeast, North Carolina’s climate, topography, soils, cropping systems, and …