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Agriculture & Food

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Farmer Strong Workshop

Dietetic Intern and strength trainer Cameron Forbes will lead this workshop designed to help farmers and gardeners prevent injury …

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Interested in supporting local foods and want to learn more about the …

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Farm to Fork Feast

Tickets are on sale now Online at Cvent http://www.cvent.com/d/n5qwz9 or Eventbrite http://www.farmfeast-eatdrinkbelocal.eventbrite.com Or call the Catawba County Extension Center at …

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Marketing Tips for Success

Need marketing tips for your farm or food business? Marketing Tips for Success Monday June 5th 1-3pm Catawba County Extension Free registration call …

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Soybean Cyst Nematode limits yields in every major soybean production region worldwide. This disease note …

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This publication will help you start selling fluid milk directly to grocery stores. Approaching retailers, …

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Gemini (isoxaben + prodiamine)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Gemini (isoxaben + prodiamine).

Devrinol (napropamide)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Devrinol (napropamide).

Control of Root-Knot Nematodes in the Home Vegetable Garden

This publication describes ways to minimize nematode problems by employing several control measures such as …

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Asparagus Crown Production

Producing asparagus crowns for sale or use is simple and profitable. Careful attention to details …

14. Small Fruits

This small fruits chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews selection, planting, and maintenance of …

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Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for Governments

This publication serves as a guide on building local food economies for planners, economic developers, …

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