Raising animals — poultry, hogs, horses, beef and dairy cattle and more — has become the most valuable segment of North Carolina agriculture. Today, animal agriculture accounts for about 60 percent of the state’s total farm cash receipts. North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps growers use the latest research to improve production and manage animal waste in environmentally sound ways.
Native warm season grasses offer many benefits to cattlemen in this day and age of increased drought and skyrocketing nitrogen costs. Join producers and natural resource professionals on June 10, 2014 from 9:00am-3:30pm for an MORE »
*This workshop is currently full* If space comes available, an announcement will be made. The Area Pastured Poultry Workshop is back by popular demand! This year, the workshop will be held on May MORE »
Come out and join us on May 5, 2014 at the Guilford County Extension Barn in Greensboro, NC for a very interactive, hands-on workshop covering topics related to everyday goat and sheep management. MORE »