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.
Click on the link below to find the latest Tobacco Newsletter for Alamance County. If you have any questions, please let me know. TobacconewsletterMay2016 – letter size2016 Alamance County Tobacco 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 »
Dr. Reisig put out this information yesterday, you can see this post in it’s original context here: https://entomology.ces.ncsu.edu/2015/12/hessian-fly-adults-are-very-active/?src=rss Hessian Fly Adults Are Very Active — Written By Dominic Reisig A MS student in MORE »
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 »