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Frost and Freeze Protection for Vegetable Crops

— Written By Chris Gunter (6 hours ago) Freeze Protection for Vegetable Crops Frost and Freeze Protection for Vegetables Prepared by: Chris Gunter, Extension Vegetable …

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Relief Funds for Farmers

​ Carolina Farm Stewardship Association posted an article about COVID-19 Relief Funds Available to Farmers Starting April 3. Click …

Respirator Fit Testing Day

Respirator Fit Testing Day will be on February 21, 2020, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m. at the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference …

EPA Approves Pesticides for Hemp

12/23/2019 – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved 10 pesticides for use on hemp. Of the pesticides approved, …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

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Soybean Cold Damage

Cold damage in soybeans can emerge early or late in the season. This publication describes …

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Soil crusting minimzing soybean emergence

Soybean Crusting

Soil crusting is a problem that can occur after soybean planting before the soybeans have …

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Soybean hail damage in the early reproductive growth stages

Soybean Hail Damage

This factsheet discusses how to mitigate hail damage in soybean production in North Carolina.

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Soybean Deep Planting

This publication discusses planting depth for soybean producers in North Carolina.

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Soybean Hurricane Damage

This factsheet discusses the effect on soybean fields after a hurricane and how to proceed …

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Soybean Lightning Damage

This publication describes the symptoms of a lightning strike in soybeans in North Carolina.

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Powdery mildew of soybean

Soybean Powdery Mildew

Powdery mildew is a common foliar disease caused by a fungus. The causal agent of …