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Don't Forget the Basics

I write this article as we celebrate National Ag Day (March 22) in the United States. I think about …

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Hpai

I’m sure you have heard talk or concern about Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), sometimes called the avian flu …

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2022 Rain Barrel Workshop

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Animal Waste Operators

UPCOMING CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASSES The end of the year is fast approaching. As you know, Animal Waste Management Operators must …

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Dry Lots in Winter

With fall and winter here, this is the perfect time to talk about dry lots and what they can …

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Is It Fair?

I’ve been watching and listening to the comments since the Robeson Regional Agricultural Fair was canceled. Most folks, although …

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A New Chapter

Seventeen years ago, Everett Davis introduced me as the newest Extension agent in the County; I was beginning my …

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Summer Annuals

Tell me you live in North Carolina without telling me you live in North Carolina… I will go first! …

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Planting for Spring Forages

Join North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Robeson and Wayne County Centers for a virtual presentation on spring forages. Joshua Baker …

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Horses and Mud

We have been experiencing a lot of rain, and more is predicted in the forecast. If you own a …

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