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Soldiers to Agriculture Program

N.C. Cooperative Extension – Cumberland County is proud to announce our partnership with Fort Bragg Military Installation in offering the …

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2022 AgPrime Grant Funding

The University of Mount Olive Lois G. Britt Agribusiness Center is pleased to announce a new round of funding of the UMO …

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Muscadines in the Home Garden

Muscadines in the Home Garden will be offered as a Better Living Series workshop on October 14, 2021, from …

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May 2021 Livestock Newsletter

Are you looking for the latest livestock tips and information? Please take a look at the May 2021 Livestock …

March 2021 Livestock Newsletter

The March Livestock Newsletter is available for your review. If you have any questions concerning the newsletter, please contact …

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Spotted Lanternfly

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This factsheet describes bees in the family Colletidae.

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14. Small Fruits

This small fruits chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews selection, planting, and maintenance of …

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Soybean Cyst Nematode

Soybean cyst nematode limits yields in every major soybean production region worldwide. This disease note …

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Calf Care Guide for Youth

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How Does Nitrogen Move Through a Swine Farm with a Lagoon-Sprayfield System?

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