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Video: Controlling Pasture Weeds

A healthy pasture, i.e., well established, uniform ground coverage, with adequate height management during and after defoliation, is your …

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September 2020 Newsletter

The September 2020 NC 4-H Horse Program Newsletter is now available. This issue highlights the recipients of the 2020 Billy Murray Scholarships …

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2021 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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Asian Longhorned Tick

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Sludge Survey Methods for Anaerobic Lagoons

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Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

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Forage Quality: Concepts and Practices

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