• 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...
  • There is one of two very important farm bill deadlines looming, the allocation of base acres and updated yield data that must...There is one of two very important farm bill deadlines looming, the allocation of base acres and updated yield data that must...
  • The North Carolina Small Grain Growers Association has released their schedule for wheat field days, and there’s something a little different this...The North Carolina Small Grain Growers Association has released their schedule for wheat field days, and there’s something a little different this...
  • Next month, Wilson County will host an Ag Summit in Lucama, to showcase the region’s agriculture.  Walter Earle, Extension Director for Wilson...Next month, Wilson County will host an Ag Summit in Lucama, to showcase the region’s agriculture.  Walter Earle, Extension Director for Wilson...

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3:00 pm NC Aquaculture Development Conference @ Doubletree by Hilton in New Bern
NC Aquaculture Development Confe… @ Doubletree by Hilton in New Bern
Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm – Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm
The 2015 N.C. Aquaculture Development Conference will be held in New Bern, Feb. 25-28. The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is one of [...]
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3
Tue
5:30 pm Coyote Control Workshop @ Horry County Extension Service
Coyote Control Workshop @ Horry County Extension Service
Mar 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
This workshop will cover coyote biology, regulations, and trapping techniques, including a demonstration of effective trap sets by a professional trapper. Cost $15.00 Contact Name: [...]
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6
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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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11
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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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