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Cover photo for 2018 Farm-City Banquet

2018 Farm-City Banquet

November 20, 2018, $15 Tuesday, 6-9 p.m., doors at 5:30 p.m. Catawba County Country Club 1154 Country Club Rd., Newton, NC 28658 Tickets …

Cover photo for Aquaponics Workshop

Aquaponics Workshop

Sept. 22, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the SALT Block greenhouse. This workshop is $20 but it …

Recent Publications related to Aquaculture

Using Grass Carp (White Amur) for Aquatic Weed Management in North Carolina

This publication covers the use of triploid sterile grass carp for biological control of aquatic …

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2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

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

9/25/18

Weed Management in Small Ponds

This publication describes how to prevent the excessive growth of aquatic weeds in small ponds …

7/30/18

Weed Control in Irrigation Water Supplies

This publication describes safe and effective techniques for managing aquatic weeds in irrigation ponds.

7/25/18
Figure 1. Rotary wing UAV in flight.

Precision Agriculture Technology: How to Become a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Pilot

This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

3/12/18

Pond Management Guide

This guide summarizes the basic principles of managing recreational ponds and the requirements for producing …

10/12/17
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Hydrilla: A Rapidly Spreading Aquatic Weed in North Carolina

This publication provides information on the origin, distribution, impact, biology, reproduction and management options of …

9/27/17