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Cover Crops Play Vital Role in Soil Conservation

… suppression and soil moisture storage. Cereal rye is a common recommendation because of its adaptability to a range of climates and soil types.
Legumes. Legume crops provide supplemental nitrogen to cash crops. Crimson clover, hairy ve…

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Beef Cattle Conference Set for March 13-15

…try. Speakers for the conference include:

Environmental Impact of Livestock Production – a Global Perspective on Climate Change– Dr. Frank Mitloehner
Reproductive Technologies and AI application in beef operations. Scrutinizing …

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Make Recycling a New Year’s Resolution

…e ENERGY STAR® products and appliances that are independently certified to save energy. This will not only protect the climate, but also save households money.
Some devices draw power even when they are turned off or not in use. Reduce …

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Establishing a Disaster Communication Plan

…hurricane season runs from June 1 through Nov. 30. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center, on average a hurricane season produces 12 named storms. For the 2019 season, the forecast pro…

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Angel’s and Devil’s Trumpets: Know the Difference

…ering of these plants.”

Angel’s trumpets are native to the tropical areas of South America. In these tropical type climates, they flower year-round. The flowers are especially fragrant in the evening.

Devil’s Trumpets

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Thrips Predictor Model Helps Make Cotton Management Decisions

… is used to predict when growers may see the highest concentration of thrips in the field.

According to the NC State Climate Office website, the Thrips Infestation Predictor for Cotton uses weather data to make predictions of:


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Growing Herbs Indoors

… bring rosemary inside, make sure to ease the plant into a more covered area outside. This allows the plant to become acclimated with the lack of sunlight. Remember to place rosemary in a sunny area of the house that will allow for six to e…

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