Farmers Under Fire: Trial Lawyers’ Attack on Agriculture – Podcast

🕔Jan 16, 2019Agriculture is in the crosshairs as class-action lawsuits seek huge monetary awards against agricultural producers, said a panel of experts at a workshop at the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 100th […]

North Carolina: 2019 Auxin Stewardship Training Schedule

🕔Jan 11, 2019The schedule for the 2019 Auxin Herbicides-Best Management Practices training has been finalized. See the full schedule list at the link below. This training will be provided by NC State […]

South Carolina Sweet Potatoes: New Pest in Darlington County Forces Quarantine

🕔Jan 9, 2019A new pest detected in two farm fields in Darlington County has resulted in a quarantine of South Carolina sweet potatoes by Louisiana and Mississippi. Guava root-knot nematode was detected […]

North Carolina Cotton: On-Farm Variety Trial Results For 2018

🕔Dec 31, 2018Here are on-farm variety trial (OVT) results for 2019. These tables do not include any experimental varieties so that producers can focus on varieties that will be available in 2019. […]

North Carolina: Assistance Available for Hurricane Damaged Ag Land

🕔Dec 27, 2018North Carolina farmers with privately owned lands in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) declared disaster counties can apply for financial assistance to address resource concerns that were caused by 2018 […]

North Carolina: 2019 Auxin Stewardship Training, Cotton Production Meetings

🕔Dec 21, 2018The schedule for the 2019 Auxin Herbicides-Best Management Practices training has been finalized. This training, presented by NC State Weed Specialists and organized in cooperation with N.C. Department of Agriculture […]

Tobacco: Will Short U.S. Crops Lead to Aggressive Buying?

🕔Dec 20, 2018The size of the American burley crop is still up for debate, but it seems likely that at least some customers will not get as much as they originally wanted.

North Carolina: 11 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Florence

🕔Dec 18, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 11 North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Anson, Avery, Dare, Person, Tyrrell, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga and Yadkin counties who […]

Dicamba Rules: Patchwork of State Cut-Off Dates Confusing – DTN

🕔Dec 14, 2018Pick a state, any state, and chances are the rules for dicamba use there could differ from its neighbors next year.

North Carolina Cotton: On-Farm Fiber Quality Results for 2018

🕔Dec 7, 2018Fiber Quality results for the 2018 NC On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program are now in. In addition to yield, fiber quality is an important component to the value and marketability […]

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