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Extension and research at NC State address timely issues impacting our state. Extension delivers trusted information directly into the hands of farmers and agribusinesses, helping them translate knowledge into solutions that grow our economy and communities.

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Pig to Pork

This Zoom meeting will cover: Pig to Pork – Have a pig that needs to be processed but not …

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Madison County COVID-19 Food Relief

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Madison County partnered with a local fermenting LLC to produce ferments in our N.C. Department of …

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Full College Scholarship?

The USDA has announced its 1890 National Scholars Program. Students can apply for a full scholarship to pursue a …

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Ruminant Nutrition Class

Ruminant Nutrition Class November 20, 2020, 1–3 p.m. 258 Carolina Lane Marshall NC 28753 Nutritional value of feeds, nutritional needs at different …

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Horticulture Webinars

Berry Production Getting Started with Growing and Marketing Berries If you’re exploring the idea of adding berries and bramble fruits to …

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Livestock Webinars

Poultry Production Profiting from Layers, Broilers, Turkeys, and Ducks Many new farmers get started with poultry, because it’s a relatively low-investment …

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Ruminant Nutrition Class

Ruminant Nutrition Class Nov 5 10 a.m. – Noon 258 Carolina Lane Marshall NC Parts and function of the ruminant digestive system, …

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Backyard Composting

Instead of disposing of yard trimmings and kitchen scraps, you can compost them in your own backyard. Composting is an …

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October Livestock E-News

October Livestock E-News Livestock Newsletter – Oct Grants Fund A Farmer Grant: Grants of up to $2,500 are available for projects such …

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