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Animal Agriculture

Cover photo for Equine Infectious Anemia Found in Mule

Equine Infectious Anemia Found in Mule

RALEIGH – A 14-year-old female mule in Johnston County has contracted equine infectious anemia. The disease was discovered through a …

Cover photo for 2017 4-H Rabbit Show

2017 4-H Rabbit Show

Are you a youth who loves animals that are soft, have two giant ears, and a cottontail? If you …

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Currituck Agriculture Survey

Your help is needed to create an Agricultural Development Plan for Currituck County. This plan will contain the current …

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Tack Swap

The CCRC will be hosting a Tack Swap March 19, 2016 9am- 1pm. A $5.00 set up fee will be …

Cover photo for Currituck County 4-H Poultry Show

Currituck County 4-H Poultry Show

Currituck County 4-H is hosting a Domestic Poultry Show on September 17, 2016; pre-registration is required. The show is …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Forests as an Alternative for Swine Manure Application

Applying swine manure to forestland that needs nitrogen and phosphorus can help swine producers manage …

2 weeks ago

Forests as an Alternative for Poultry Manure Application

Applying poultry manure to forestland that needs nitrogen and phosphorus can help poultry producers manage …

2 weeks ago

Brooding Turkeys

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

2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

1/3/18

Horse Flies and Deer Flies

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying horse and deer flies and how to control them.

Market Lamb Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of market lambs.

Evaluation of a Cow-Calf Grazing System in the Piedmont: Animal Performance and Pasture Productivity

In the North-South transition zone both cool-season and warm-season, perennial grasses can be grown and …

9/25/17

Livestock and Poultry Buildings After the Flood

This publication offers a checklist for farmers to ensure the safety and security of poultry …

9/18/17Disaster Recovery