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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 …

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Soybean Seed Quality

Growers across the state are gearing up to plant soybeans. Dr. Bill Foote, Director of the NC Crop Improvement …

Preliminary Cotton OVT Results

The preliminary results 2019 cotton official variety test: Cotton 2019 Three Year Average Cotton-2019-Two-YEAR Cotton 2019 Across Locations Cotton 2019 Johnston County Cotton 2019 …

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Soybean Deep Planting

Soybean seeding depth recommendations are at 0.75-1.25 inches for North Carolina, but the right planting …

14 hours ago
Soybean hail damage in the early reproductive growth stages

Soybean Hail Damage

Hail damage can occur at any point in the soybean season and the severity of …

15 hours ago
Soil crusting minimzing soybean emergence

Soybean Crusting

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

16 hours ago
Powdery mildew of soybean

Soybean Powdery Mildew

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

Pansy affected by damping-off fungi.

Damping-off in Flower and Vegetable Seedlings

This factsheet offers information on damping off in flower and vegetable seedlings, a result of …

Field-grown tomato plant affected by southern blight

Southern Blight of Tomato and Pepper

This vegetable disease factsheet discusses Southern blight, a soil-borne fungus that attacks tomato and pepper, …

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Cylindrocladium Black Rot of Peanut

This factsheet offers information on the signs, symptoms, and control of cylindrocladium black rot in …

6 days ago
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Soybean Cold Damage

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

6 days ago