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Agriculture & Food

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Enlist Herbicide

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina State University Granville/Person Counties Enlist Herbicide Held Up Enlist Herbicide has been held up by EPA. Enlist …

Wheat Planting

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville/Person County Wheat Planting may be later than we expect With all the rains …

Wet Tobacco

Gary Cross Area Agent Crops North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Granville/ Person Wet Tobacco With the recent rains there will be struggles with wet …

Granville and Franklin County Rabbit Show

The link to register for the 2015 Granville/Franklin Rabbit show is here: https://docs.google.com/a/ncsu.edu/forms/d/1xtpQ6T41DiVpxXCsWw1f0vE4BSyZGavjOWVDQkA9AaQ/viewform?c=0&w=1 If you have any questions, please give me …

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Gemini (isoxaben + prodiamine)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Gemini (isoxaben + prodiamine).

Devrinol (napropamide)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Devrinol (napropamide).

Control of Root-Knot Nematodes in the Home Vegetable Garden

This publication describes ways to minimize nematode problems by employing several control measures such as …

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Asparagus Crown Production

Producing asparagus crowns for sale or use is simple and profitable. Careful attention to details …

14. Small Fruits

This small fruits chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews selection, planting, and maintenance of …

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Selling Fluid Milk to Grocery Stores Through Direct Store Delivery

This publication will help you start selling fluid milk directly to grocery stores. Approaching retailers, …

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Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for Governments

This publication serves as a guide on building local food economies for planners, economic developers, …

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