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Extension and research at NC State address timely issues impacting our state. Extension delivers trusted information directly into the hands of farmers and agribusinesses, helping them translate knowledge into solutions that grow our economy and communities.

2019 Chicken & Rabbit Show

2019 Chicken & Rabbit Show

Calling youth ages 5-18! The 2019 Chicken & Rabbit Show is drawing near! All participating youth must be enrolled in 4HOnline …

Cover photo for 2019 Tobacco Referendum

2019 Tobacco Referendum

Flue-cured tobacco farmers engaged in the production of flue-cured tobacco during the 2018 crop and who share directly in …

Cover photo for 2019 Peanut Production Contest

2019 Peanut Production Contest

Calling all Peanut Farmers! Farmers interested in participating in the 2019 Peanut Yield Contest needs to bring a final sale summary …

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Food Recovery and Waste Reduction

Increasingly, food service managers are choosing to recover and reuse food scraps and other organic …

Soil Fertility on Organic Farms

Throughout this manual we have discussed how organic farmers strive to build healthy soil in …

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Soil Quality Considerations for Organic Farmers

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STLM pupa

Spotted Tentiform Leafminer

Spotten tentiform leafminer description, life history, damage, and control.

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Tarnished plant bug

Tarnished Plant Bug

Tarnished plant bug description, life history, damage, and control.

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Dogwood borer adult

Dogwood Borer

Dogwood borer description, life history, damage, and control.

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Insidious plant bug

Insidious Plant Bug

Insidious plant bug description, life history, and predation.

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