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Farm Transition Tactics

William Hamilton is a 15-year veteran dealing with farmland in North Carolina, specializing in a wide array of issues …

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New NC State Hemp Articles Published

12/10/2020 – This week two new publications were released on hemp research and extension conducted at NC State University. …

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2020 Hemp Field Day Is Live!

9/14/2020 – We are happy to announce that the 2020 NC State University Virtual Hemp Field Day is now …

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Southeastern Vegetable Crop Handbook

Everything you need to know to successfully grow vegetables in the Southeast including: varieties, planting dates, fertilizer recommendations, cover …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

Advisory Index for Transitioning from Conventional to Reduced Tillage Peanut Production in North Carolina

This advisory index is designed to help growers anticipate peanut response to reduced tillage as …

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Soil Fertility Management for Irish Potato Production in Eastern North Carolina

This publication describes fertilizer management strategies for optimum potato yields and to prevent problems (such …

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Winter Annual Cover Crops

This publication discusses production of winter annual cover crops, their benefits and management. Research has …

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2021 Cotton Information

2021 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make …

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Cotton Terminology

This publication, chapter 16 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, is a glossary of terms …

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Cotton Classification

This publication, chapter 15 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, provides information about the classing …

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Sprayer Calibration

This publication, chapter 14 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, provides information on sprayer calibration …

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Cotton Production with Conservation Tillage

This publication, chapter 13 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, covers the role of conservation …

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