• Earlier this week the White House announced a new imitative to protect honey bee health.  Becky Langor, Head of the North American...Earlier this week the White House announced a new imitative to protect honey bee health.  Becky Langor, Head of the North American...
  • Seems like we’ve been waiting forever for the weather to dry out enough to get the planters rolling, and it’s finally happening. ...Seems like we’ve been waiting forever for the weather to dry out enough to get the planters rolling, and it’s finally happening. ...
  • Like most crops, tobacco had something of a shaky start this spring, with persistent cold, wet weather.  Don Nicholson, region 7 agronomist,...Like most crops, tobacco had something of a shaky start this spring, with persistent cold, wet weather.  Don Nicholson, region 7 agronomist,...
  • Yesterday we heard from NC State Extension grain specialist Dr. Ron Heiniger on the corn crop, today, Heiniger updates us on the...Yesterday we heard from NC State Extension grain specialist Dr. Ron Heiniger on the corn crop, today, Heiniger updates us on the...
  • When you talk about fun and agriculture, its the Got to be NC Festival and its coming up on its 8th year....When you talk about fun and agriculture, its the Got to be NC Festival and its coming up on its 8th year....

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