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Fall Deworming for Horses

What is on your fall and winter preparation list for your horse? Stockpiling hay? Establishing winter forages in your …

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Annual Animal Facility Report

With the current COVID-19 situation, the Annual Animal Facility Report deadline has been changed to June 1, 2020. If …

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Common Diseases in Horses

Diseases are the most talked about issue right now and I want to carry that over into the horse …

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Animal Waste Management Class

CEC hours at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Craven County office, 11 a.m. (300 Industrial Dr New Bern). Opportunity …

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Horses & Hurricanes

It’s summer time, time for swimsuits, cold drinks, and cookouts! It’s also time to get a disaster plan ready …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Delineation of sludge zone and liquid layer above.

Sludge Survey Methods for Anaerobic Lagoons

This publication for lagoon managers and operators describes how to carry out a sludge survey …

1 week ago
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Forage Quality Indices for Selecting Hay

This publication provides an overview of the differences in forage quality by reviewing a summary …

3 weeks ago

Forage Quality: Concepts and Practices

In this publication, we describe the factors that affect forage quality and discuss prediction indices …

3 weeks ago
Graph of seasonal growth distribution pattern of alfalfa

Forage Fertilization in North Carolina: Concepts and Guidelines

This publication discusses appropriate fertilizer application for forages in North Carolina.

3 weeks ago
Map of North Carolina that identifies three major physiographic

Forages for North Carolina: General Guidelines and Concepts

This publication is an overview of forage species and their use in livestock production systems …

3 weeks ago
Graph of typical moisture loss patter in forages

Forage Conservation Techniques: Hay Production

This publication addresses aspects of hay production as a method of conserving forage crops.

3 weeks ago

FSMA Preventive Controls for Animal Food (PCAF) Exemption Decision Tree Tool

The NC State Feed Milling and Animal Food Safety programs have developed a decision tree …

11/10/20
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Sludge Sampling in Anaerobic Treatment Swine Lagoons

Anaerobic swine lagoon sludge sampling allows operators to determine the nutrient concentration in the sludge …

11/9/20