Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Cooperative Extension Mini Course

Free program! For the first time the Catawba County office of N.C. Cooperative Extension is offering its own mini course! …

Do You Have Angry Fire Ants?

Fire ants aggressively attack anyone or anything that disturbs them or their mound. They did not exist in Catawba …

Cover photo for Herbicide Resistant Weed Updates

Herbicide Resistant Weed Updates

The following are some of the latest herbicide resistant updates from Dr. Wes Everman, NC State Weed Specialist PPO resistance concerns: (weeds …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

Determining Peanut Pod Maturity and Estimating the Optimum Digging Date

This profile board will help farmers and consultants determine when peanuts should be dug.

17 hours ago

Managing Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus in Peanuts in North Carolina and Virginia

This publication will help you select and implement practices that minimize damage from TSWV, tomato …

17 hours ago

2018 Cotton Information

2018 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make …

2 days ago

Fertilizer and Lime Management in Corn

This document, part of the Corn Production Guide, discusses fertilizer and lime management in corn …

3 days ago
Controlled drainage.

Controlled Drainage – An Important Practice to Protect Water Quality That Can Enhance Crop Yields

This publication discusses how to use controlled drainage as way to to reduce nutrient losses …

3 days ago

Glyphosate

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of the herbicide, glyphosate.

A Guide to Price-Risk Management in Grain Marketing for North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia

This guide summarizes marketing options for grain and soybean growers and explains how to use …

8/29/18
Graph showing average yield for each applied fungicide.

The Use of Management Practices to Reduce Mycotoxin Contamination in Corn

This publication examines the timing and application rate of two biocontrol products based on nonaflatoxigenic …

8/28/18