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  1. Kansas: K-State Program to Help Farmers Deal with Historic Ag Downturn

    December 7, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Louisiana: LSU Rice Clinics Scheduled Jan. 5 to Feb. 8 in 6 Locations

    December 20, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  3. South Carolina: 4 Upcoming Forest Management Workshops for Woodland Owners

    January 12 @ 8:00 am - February 10 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Minnesota: Weed Resistance Workshops for Jan., Feb.

    January 13 @ 8:00 am - February 24 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Louisiana: LSU Offers 3 Irrigation Workshops in Jan., Feb.

    January 17 @ 8:00 am - February 14 @ 5:00 pm
  6. Illinois: 4 Regional Crop Management Conferences in Jan., Feb.

    January 18 @ 8:00 am - February 15 @ 5:00 pm
  7. Georgia Ag Forecast Series Scheduled Jan. 18-27

    January 18 @ 8:00 am - January 27 @ 5:00 pm
  8. Texas: Pecan Short Course, College Station, Jan 23-26

    January 23 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
  9. Missouri: 9 ‘Grow Your Farm’ Sessions from Jan. – March

    January 23 @ 8:00 am - March 11 @ 5:00 pm
  10. Texas: Red River Crops Conference, Childress Jan. 24-25

    January 24 @ 8:00 am - January 25 @ 5:00 pm
  11. South Carolina: Cotton, Peanut Grower Meetings, Sentee, Jan. 24, 26

    January 24 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
  12. Missouri: 4 Farm Retirement, Succession, Estate Planning Workshops in Jan., Feb.

    January 24 @ 8:00 am - February 14 @ 5:00 pm
  13. Arkansas Soil & Water Education Conference, Jonesboro, Jan. 25

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  14. Georgia: Cotton Production Workshop, Tifton, Jan. 25

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  15. Texas: Feed Grains Marketing Workshop, Amarillo, Jan. 25-26

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
  16. Virginia Eastern Shore Ag Conference and Trade Show, Melfa, Jan. 25-27

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 27 @ 5:00 pm
  17. Louisiana: Conservation Program Workshop, West Monroe, Jan. 25

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  18. Middle Tennessee Grain Conference, Manchester, Jan. 26

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  19. Texas: Pesticide Applicator Course, Harleton, Jan. 26

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  20. Texas: Feral Hog Program, Falfurrias, Jan. 26

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  21. Nebraska Livestock: 8 Nutrient Management Workshops in Jan. and Feb.

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - February 7 @ 5:00 pm
  22. Rice Industry: Upcoming Meetings in MS, AR, LA, in Jan., Feb.

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - February 8 @ 5:00 pm
  23. Texas: Llano Estacado Cotton Conference, Muleshoe, Jan. 30

    January 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  24. Texas: Feral Hog Management Workshop, La Vernia, Jan. 30

    January 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  25. Alabama: Upcoming Crop Production Meetings, Jan. 30, Feb. 7

    January 30 @ 8:00 am - February 7 @ 5:00 pm
  26. Indiana: Ag Business Management Workshop, West Lafayette, Jan. 31 – Feb. 2

    January 31 @ 8:00 am - February 2 @ 5:00 pm
  27. Texas: ‘Last Chance’ CEU Training, San Angelo, Jan. 31

    January 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  28. California: Farm Labor Management Workshops Scheduled in February

    February 1 @ 8:00 am - February 2 @ 5:00 pm
  29. Tennessee: Grain & Soybean Producers Conference, Dyersburg, Feb. 2

    February 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  30. Texas: Grain Elevator Workshop, Amarillo, Feb. 2

    February 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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North Carolina Tobacco: Foliar Insecticide Choices for 2017

North Carolina Tobacco: Foliar Insecticide Choices for 2017

👤By Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University 🕔Jan 2, 2017

The insecticide toolbox in tobacco has changed significantly during the past year. As many growers and extension personnel are aware, registration for the active ingredient flubendiamide was canceled due to concerns about non target effects on aquatic invertebrates.  The Environmental

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North Carolina Tobacco: What Foliar Insecticides Are Recommended for 2017?

North Carolina Tobacco: What Foliar Insecticides Are Recommended for 2017?

👤By Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University 🕔Dec 22, 2016

The insecticide toolbox in tobacco has changed significantly during the past year. As many growers and extension personnel are aware, registration for the active ingredient flubendiamide was canceled due to concerns about non target effects on aquatic invertebrates. The Environmental

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North Carolina Wheat: 6 Considerations Before Spraying Hessian Fly

North Carolina Wheat: 6 Considerations Before Spraying Hessian Fly

👤By Dominic Reisig, North Carolina State University 🕔Dec 2, 2016

Similar to fall of 2015, Hessian flies adults are emerging and laying eggs in December.  Larvae will hatch from these eggs and will feed throughout the cold months, killing tillers.  Here are some bits of information to help you decide

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North Carolina Cotton: Lint Quality Trial Results For 2016

North Carolina Cotton: Lint Quality Trial Results For 2016

👤By Guy Collins, Extension Cotton Specialist, and Keith Edmisten, Professor of Crop Science and Extension Cotton Specialist, North Carolina State University 🕔Dec 1, 2016

Fiber Quality results for the 2016 North Carolina On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program are in!! In addition to yield, fiber quality is an important component to the value and marketability of cotton in our state, and should be considered when

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North Carolina Cotton: Results For On-Farm Variety Trials

North Carolina Cotton: Results For On-Farm Variety Trials

👤By Guy Collins, Extension Cotton Specialist, and Keith Edmisten, Professor of Crop Science and Extension Cotton Specialist, North Carolina State University 🕔Nov 23, 2016

After another prolonged harvest season, the results are finally in for the 2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program. This program was a huge success in 2016, thanks to the substantial support from the North Carolina Cotton Producers Association, NCDA&CS, North

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North Carolina Cotton: Dicamba Registration – What You Should Know

North Carolina Cotton: Dicamba Registration – What You Should Know

👤By Alan York, North Carolina State University 🕔Nov 17, 2016

Monsanto received EPA registration for XtendiMax with Vapor Grip Technology to be used on XtendFlex cotton and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans on November 9, 2016. Comments below pertain specifically to cotton. The XtendiMax label for cotton can be found

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North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Rockets Ahead, Burning Fields a Concern

North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Rockets Ahead, Burning Fields a Concern

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 13, 2016. Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County Rutherford County is extremely dry. Hay reserved for winter is being used for livestock and producers are waiting on rain to plant

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North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Speeds Along, Small Grain Planting Slows

North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Speeds Along, Small Grain Planting Slows

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 6, 2016. Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County We are extremely dry. Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Dry conditions persist with near record high temperatures early in the week

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North Carolina: USDA Helps Eastern Growers Recover After Matthew

North Carolina: USDA Helps Eastern Growers Recover After Matthew

👤By Michael Scuse, USDA Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services 🕔Nov 4, 2016

When Hurricane Matthew hit last month, disaster struck as high flood waters devastated communities up and down the East Coast. Agricultural producers in Eastern North Carolina were hit especially hard and suffered devastating losses to crops, livestock, and property. Secretary

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North Carolina: USDA Approves Natural Disaster Designations for 39 Counties

North Carolina: USDA Approves Natural Disaster Designations for 39 Counties

👤By Justin Moore, North Carolina State University 🕔Oct 28, 2016

USDA has approved natural disaster designations for 39 N.C. counties. Farmers in eligible counties are encouraged to apply for FSA Disaster Programs. They have eight months from the date of the declaration to apply for loans to help cover part

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