• If you bought propane last winter, you remember the sky high prices. Are we headed for the same thing again this winter?...If you bought propane last winter, you remember the sky high prices. Are we headed for the same thing again this winter?...
  • Earlier this week at the 10th Annual Food Safety Forum, hosted by NC Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler, poultry, swine and cattle farmer...Earlier this week at the 10th Annual Food Safety Forum, hosted by NC Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler, poultry, swine and cattle farmer...
  • Tuesday was Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler’s 10th Food Safety Forum at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.  In outlining the coming regulations regarding...Tuesday was Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler’s 10th Food Safety Forum at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.  In outlining the coming regulations regarding...
  • For producers that have cotton in the ground, they are watching the market very closely, because it certainly isn’t what they’d like...For producers that have cotton in the ground, they are watching the market very closely, because it certainly isn’t what they’d like...
  • Growing tobacco in North Carolina has been mostly a trouble-free affair, once it got into the ground.  But, as we’re aiming for...Growing tobacco in North Carolina has been mostly a trouble-free affair, once it got into the ground.  But, as we’re aiming for...

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Upcoming Events

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2
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2:00 pm Beef and Pork Animal Handling and Summer Grazing Workshops at CEFS @ NC Cooperative Extension CEFS
Beef and Pork Animal Handling an… @ NC Cooperative Extension CEFS
Sep 2 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Grazing and NC Choices are collaborating to offer two unique and exciting educational workshops in Goldsboro on Sept. 2nd for beef and pork producers. [...]
Sep
4
Thu
8:30 am Peanut Field Day @ Peanut Belt Research Station. Whiteville
Peanut Field Day @ Peanut Belt Research Station. Whiteville
Sep 4 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm
The 62nd Annual Peanut Field Day will be held on Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at the Peanut Belt Research Station, Lewiston-Woodville, NC. This event [...]
Sep
9
Tue
all-day Southeastern Peanut Field Day @ Border Belt Research Station. Whiteville, NC.
Southeastern Peanut Field Day @ Border Belt Research Station. Whiteville, NC.
Sep 9 all-day
Southeastern Peanut Field Day. Border Belt Research Station. Whiteville, NC. Contact: David Jordan, (919) 515-4068.
8:00 am Pee Dee Farm Field Day @ Pee Dee Research & Education Center
Pee Dee Farm Field Day @ Pee Dee Research & Education Center
Sep 9 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm
The annual Pee Dee Farm Field Day at Clemson University’s Pee Dee Research and Education Center offers an inside view of the latest agricultural research [...]
Sep
10
Wed
9:00 am 2014 Herbicide Resistance Summit @ Auditorium of the National Academy of Sciences Building
2014 Herbicide Resistance Summit @ Auditorium of the National Academy of Sciences Building
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Members of the media are invited to participate in a national scientific summit on herbicide resistant weeds sponsored by the Weed Science Society of America. [...]

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