• Yesterday, we heard from NC State Ag Economist, Dr. Nick Piggott on the quandary producers are in this year, choosing a profitable...Yesterday, we heard from NC State Ag Economist, Dr. Nick Piggott on the quandary producers are in this year, choosing a profitable...
  • As is often times the case this time of year, row crop producers are faced with decisions; what to plant on what...As is often times the case this time of year, row crop producers are faced with decisions; what to plant on what...
  • Grain growers across the United States have worked hard to get crop numbers to where they were last year after years of...Grain growers across the United States have worked hard to get crop numbers to where they were last year after years of...
  • The use of drones is a hot topic in agriculture. The Federal Aviation Administration recently released its notice of proposed rules for...The use of drones is a hot topic in agriculture. The Federal Aviation Administration recently released its notice of proposed rules for...
  • Michael Scuse – USDA Undersecretary for Farms and Foreign Agriculture Services – was the keynote speaker at a summit on Cuba relations...Michael Scuse – USDA Undersecretary for Farms and Foreign Agriculture Services – was the keynote speaker at a summit on Cuba relations...

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9:00 am Food Business Conference @ the Alamance Cooperative Extension office
Food Business Conference @ the Alamance Cooperative Extension office
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Registration is open for the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ fourth annual Food Business Conference, scheduled for Feb. 24 in Burlington. The event [...]
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10:00 am SC Upstate Row Crops Meeting @ Anderson County Extension Office
SC Upstate Row Crops Meeting @ Anderson County Extension Office
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Contact Name: Chris Talley Contact Phone: 864-226-1581 ext. 117 Contact Email: talley2@clemson.edu
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13
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all-day 1st Annual NC-VA Hops Conference and Beginning Hop Farmer Session @ Forsyth County Center
1st Annual NC-VA Hops Conference… @ Forsyth County Center
Mar 13 – Mar 14 all-day
Join us for the first regional North Carolina and Virginia Hops Conference with a special pre-conference event for beginning growers. This event is co-chaired by [...]

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