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Trailer and Hauling Safety

Taking the time to inspect your trailer is an important part of the hauling process and can prevent many …

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2021 Wool Pool

See the attached flyer for more information regarding the 2021 Wool Pool and proper wool handling prior to delivery. …

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Poultry Workshop

On July 1, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wilkes Community College is holding a Poultry Workshop for …

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GRAZING MANAGEMENT FOR BEGINNERS

Join us for this free, virtual workshop offered through Zoom for beginning graziers on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Asian longhorned tick

Asian Longhorned Tick

The Asian longhorned tick is an invasive tick spreading throughout the eastern US. A native …

1 week ago

Sheep and Goat Production for Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of sheep and goat production for small and beginning farmers …

Pastured Poultry For Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of pastured poultry production for small and beginning farmers in …

Pastured Pork For Small Farms in North Carolina

This guide provides an overview of pastured pork production for small and beginning farmers in …

Biosecurity Guidelines for Pork Producers

The success of a biosecurity program depends on the resources the farm manager is willing …

2 weeks ago
Bipalium kewense, a large, brown, striped hammerhead flatworm

Terrestrial Flatworms, Land Planarians & Hammerhead Worms

This factsheet offers information on the identification and management of various flatworms that may be …

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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 …

6/23/21
Graph showing the relationship of oxygen, pH, and bacteria.

Forage Conservation Techniques: Silage and Haylage Production

This publication provides information on two forage conservation techniques to help producers select a technique …

6/17/21