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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.

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Starting Your Own Garden

If you are thinking about planting a garden this spring we have some resources that you may find helpful. For …

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July 2019 Camden Crop News

We have our latest edition of Camden Crop News available. Click on the link below to download your copy. Camden …

Pesticide Disposal Day

Do you have pesticides at your home or farm that you no longer need or use? If your answer …

January 2019 Camden Crop News

Please find below a downloadable/printable version of the January 2019 Edition of Camden Crop News. January 2019 Edition of Camden …

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2018 Corn Variety Trial Results

Please find the results from the 2018 Northeast Ag Expo corn variety trials conducted in Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, …

Upcoming Pesticide Training Opportunity

NEWS RELEASE Date July 27, 2018 Cameron Lowe | 252-232-2262 | cameron_lowe@ncsu.edu N.C. Cooperative Extension provides educational programs for people that need …

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Camden Crop News: July 18, 2018

Check out our newest edition of Camden Crop News! Click the link below to download a complete copy. Camden Crop …

Recent Publications related to Agriculture & Food

Ventilating to Cool Modern Grower Turkeys

As heat stress is one of the most significant management challenges facing the N.C. turkey …

6 days ago
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Asparagus

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

2 weeks agoGrow It, Eat It

Challenges with Herbicide Resistance and Value of Cultural Practices in Managing Weeds: Examples from Research in North Carolina

A few weed species in North Carolina have become pervasive across the state and are …

2 weeks ago

Good Agricultural Practices Fresh Produce Safety Plan for Field Practices

This document was developed in workshops with North Carolina growers to provide a framework for …

2 weeks ago

Insect Management on Organic Farms

Insect management presents a challenge to organic farmers. Insects are highly mobile and well adapted …

3 weeks agoCEFS
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Kale

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

3/13/20Grow It, Eat It
Map of North Carolina showing counties with confirmed BMSB

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (North Carolina)

Brown marmorated stink bug description, life history, damage, and control.

3/13/20
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Interpreting Freeze / Frost Probabilities from the National Centers for Environmental Information

This publication discusses how to find information about frost and freeze probability data in North …

3/3/20