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Cover photo for 2020 WNC AgOptions Informational Session

2020 WNC AgOptions Informational Session

Date: October 1, 2019 Place: N.C. Cooperative Extension, Avery County Center, 661 Vale Rd., Newland, NC 28657 Time: 6–7:30 p.m. RSVP: You …

Cover photo for 2020 WNC AgOptions Grant

2020 WNC AgOptions Grant

Contact: Jennifer Ferre, (828) 252-4783,; Or N.C Cooperative Extension of Mitchell County Grants for diversifying farms WNC AgOptions intent to apply deadline Oct. …

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Bacterial wilt in tomato field.

Southern Bacterial Wilt of Tomato

Southern bacterial wilt of tomatoes is addressed in this factsheet.

Muscadine Grape Production Guide for the Southeast

This muscadine grape production guide will help the increasing number of North Carolina farmers who …

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The Bees of North Carolina: An Identification Guide

Identifying bees on the wing is known to be tricky. The Bees of North Carolina: …

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2020 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

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Tufted Apple Bud Moth

Tufted apple bud moth description, life cycle, monitoring, and control.

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