North Carolina Soybeans: Preparing for Plant – Planting Date Mar 5, 2021

🕔Mar 5, 2021
Using the optimal soybean planting date is critical to maximize yield for our full season soybeans. Earlier planting dates typically result in more main stem nodes; more nodes result in […]

North Carolina: Cotton Seed Quality Testing Program – Getting the Best Benefits Feb 19, 2021

🕔Feb 19, 2021
As was highlighted and discussed during our Winter County Cotton Meetings, the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) Cotton Seed Quality Testing Program was a huge success in […]

North Carolina: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Excessive Rains Feb 16, 2021

🕔Feb 16, 2021
USDA designated five North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Dare, Onslow, Tyrrell, Washington and Wilkes counties who suffered losses caused by excessive rains that occurred from […]

North Carolina Soybeans: Shifting from Later to Earlier Maturing Varieties – Video Feb 12, 2021

🕔Feb 12, 2021
As more growers shift to producing earlier maturing soybean varieties in North Carolina and South Carolina, there are important lessons we can learn about management from the Mid-South region where […]

North Carolina Tobacco: Steward Insecticide Registration Confirmed Feb 10, 2021

🕔Feb 10, 2021
A new insecticide, Steward, has recently been registered in tobacco. Steward, with the active ingredient indoxacarb, is labeled for tobacco budworm, hornworms, and tobacco splitworm and has a unique mode […]

North Carolina Soybeans: Shifting From Later to Earlier Maturing Varieties – Webinar – Feb. 8 Jan 29, 2021

🕔Jan 29, 2021
As more growers shift to producing earlier maturing soybean varieties in North Carolina and South Carolina, there are important lessons we can learn about management from the Mid-South region where […]

How Does Soil Health Impact Yield? – Video Jan 22, 2021

🕔Jan 22, 2021
In order to answer this question two or three years of research isn’t enough. This video discusses soil health effects from long-term trials in the coastal plain, piedmont, and mountains […]

North Carolina Corn: 5-Minute Field Day on Side-Dressing – Video Jan 19, 2021

🕔Jan 19, 2021
Side-dressing equipment and technology is emerging to help farmers improve yield. But is it worth the investment in time and equipment? A team of field crop agents from across the […]

North Carolina Wheat: How Much Nitrogen Should I Use at Top-Dressing? – Video Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Tissue testing is an easy way to know exactly how much nitrogen to put out at top-dress so that we optimize yield and save money on fertilizer applications. Dr. George […]

North Carolina Soybeans: 2020 Yield Contest Results Announced Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
The 2020 North Carolina Soybean Yield Contest winners have been announced in this press release by the NC Soybean Producers Association. Congratulations to all of our 2020 winners and the County Extension agents who […]

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