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Animal Agriculture

Cover photo for 23rd Annual Piedmont Farm Tour

23rd Annual Piedmont Farm Tour

Plan Your Farm Tour Adventure The Piedmont Farm Tour is the perfect way to see where your food comes from, …

Cover photo for Pasture Management Workshop Series

Pasture Management Workshop Series

Alamance County Cooperative Extension and Alamance County Soil & Water Conservation District are teaming up to bring you an …

Cover photo for Horse Owner Workshop

Horse Owner Workshop

Join us on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 for an exciting hands-on workshop designed to help you develop and improve …

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Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Guidelines for the Commercial Application of Poultry Litter

A summary of North Carolina rules and regulations governing the purchasing, handling, application and reporting …

3 days agoSoilFacts

Brooding Turkeys

This publication describes the importance of brooder house management for good flock longevity. Preparing the …

Commercial Ostrich Production

This publication discusses commercial ostrich production. Topics covered include getting started with an ostrich business, …

3 weeks ago

Keeping Garden Chickens in North Carolina

A guide for urban residents who want to raise backyard chickens. Includes information about breed …

3 weeks ago

Commercial Emu Production

This publication discusses commercial emu production. Topics covered include getting started with an emu business, …

3 weeks ago

Poultry Farm Biosecurity Field Manual / Manual de campo para la bioseguridad de granjas avícolas

This pocket-size bilingual field manual in English and Spanish summarizes recommended practices to prevent disease …

3 weeks ago

Certification Training for Operators of Animal Waste Systems - Type A

This training program is designed to provide operators of animal waste management systems with the …

3/14/18

Precision Agriculture Technology: How to Become a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Pilot

This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

3/12/18