Field crops — tobacco, soybeans, corn, cotton, peanuts, sweet potatoes, forages and small grains — pervade North Carolina’s rural landscape. North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps growers maintain profitability by providing the latest research-based information and recommendations on the best varieties and production practices for the state’s conditions. Extension also helps growers comply with changing regulations, investigate new higher-value opportunities, develop solid business plans and explore marketing options.
The rain is causing problems for the sorghum growers in North Carolina. Here is a reference that Dr. Heiniger just sent out talking about Sprouting Damage and Harvest Management in Sorghum. If you MORE »
Here is the latest tobacco newsletter. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to give me a call. Dwayne Dabbs Alamance County Field Crops Agent TobacconewsletterSeptember2015 – letter size 2015 Tobacco Referendum MORE »
The Alamance County Voluntary Farmland Preservation Program Purpose: To promote agricultural values and general welfare of the county by increasing identity and pride in the agricultural community and its way of life; encourage MORE »
Are you looking for your soil sample results? Click soil sample box or click link below: http://www.ncagr.gov/agronomi/pals The Alamance County Cooperative Extension Service offers soil testing through the NC Department of Agriculture. Simply MORE »