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What's Growing in Gates County

Updated: October 13th Peanut Pod Blasting September 16th Corn harvest video September 8th updates: Corn – coming soon, Soybean video, Peanut video, …

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Identifying Rust Diseases of Wheat and Barley

This publication covers three distinct rust diseases of wheat and barley: leaf rust, stripe rust …

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Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

This publication provides an overview of the differences in forage quality by reviewing a summary …

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Forage Quality: Concepts and Practices

In this publication, we describe the factors that affect forage quality and discuss prediction indices …

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Graph of seasonal growth distribution pattern of alfalfa

Forage Fertilization in North Carolina: Concepts and Guidelines

This publication discusses appropriate fertilizer application for forages in North Carolina.

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Forages for North Carolina: General Guidelines and Concepts

This publication is an overview of forage species and their use in livestock production systems …

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2008 Wheat Variety Recommendations

This publication summarizes recommendations based on wheat variety tests conducted in North Carolina in 2006-07 …

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Planting Before Soybean Harvest: Piedmont Early Planting 2009 Test Report

This factsheet describes a new wheat no-till early planting system has been shown to work …

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2009 Wheat Variety Recommendations

This publication summarizes recommendations based on wheat variety tests conducted in North Carolina in 2008 …

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