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Assistance for Livestock Owners

Have you suffered livestock losses from Hurricane Florence and need help with carcass disposal? The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural …

Poultry Processing Workshop

Monday, September 24, 2018, at 11:00 p.m. Stanly County Agri-Civic Center (26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle) Learn how to process poultry on your own …

Commercial Poultry Grower Meetings

Hosted by the NC State Extension Area Specialized Poultry Agents January 11: Union County Agricultural Center – Richard Goforth – …

Poultry Growers Bioenergy Day

Come and Learn about what farms in North Carolina can do to turn their wastes into energy, about new …

Pasture School for Livestock Management

Pasture School for Livestock Management January & February at the Anson County Cooperative Extension Office. Meetings Dates & Topics: January 12 …

2017 Commercial Poultry Growers Meetings

Commercial Poultry Grower Meetings Cooperative Extension is offering Commercial Poultry Grower meetings across the state this winter. The meetings will …

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Ag T-Shirts Are Here

Celebrate agriculture! And show your pride in Anson County’s agricultural heritage by wearing a t-shirt that says so. Celebrating …

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Forests as an Alternative for Swine Manure Application

Applying swine manure to forestland that needs nitrogen and phosphorus can help swine producers manage …

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Figure 1. Swine farms (purple) and various forestland cover type

Using Animal Manures in Forest Fertilization

Applying animal manure to forestland can help animal producers manage waste and supply forest owners …

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Body Condition Scoring: A Management Tool for the Broodmare Owner

This publication addresses the effect of body condition on the reproductive performance of mares as …

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Managing Pastures to Feed Your Horse

This publication will explain your horse’s nutritional requirements, and how careful pasture management can produce …

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Water Intake, Sweat Production and Electrolyte Supplementation in the Horse

This factsheet will clarify the water requirements of your horse and provide guidelines for effective …

2 weeks agoHorse Feeding Management

Feed Sampling and Analysis

This publication explains how horse owners should routinely evaluate the nutrient content of their horses' …

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Figure 1. Thirty-year normal rainfall stations.

Water Needs Assessment Tool—A Guide for Technical Specialists

This publication provides background information and references for the Water Needs Assessment Tool spreadsheet and …

2/19/19

2019 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

2/15/19