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Winter 2021 Blackland Bulletin

Click the links below to view the latest edition of the Blackland Bulletin! Blackland Bulletin – Winter 2021 – Updated …

Videos: Mid-Season Soybean & Cotton Insect Scouting

Soybean Extension Portal Corn Earworm Economic Threshold Calculator for Soybeans Stink Bug Thresholds for Soybeans NC Agricultural Chemicals Manual Cotton Extension Portal Cotton Insect …

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2020 Blackland Farm Managers Tour Canceled

From Beaufort County Extension Director Rod Gurganus: The pandemic has done something that hurricanes, mosquitos, and heat have never done… The 50th Annual …

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Crop Scouting Resources

Corn: Stink Bug Management in Corn How to Scout and Manage Stink Bugs in Pre-Tassel Corn Weed Management in Corn Cotton: NC Cotton Insect …

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Blacklands Area Winter Meetings

2019 Road Show Production Meetings As always, the Blacklands Extension Agents will be hosting the Road Show Production Meeting series. …

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Threshold Issues for Landowner Solar Leasing

This factsheet covers several factors to consider when leasing farmland for solar farm purposes. Property …

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Selection and Mangement of Efficient Low Volume Irrigation System

North Carolina farmers grow crops on over 2 million acres of poorly drained soils. These …

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Pumping Plant Performance

This publication discusses the causes of poor irrigation system performance. Some of these causes can …

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Calibrating Soil-Water Measuring Devices

This publication provides a step-by-step description of how to use the gravimetric method to calibrate …

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Selection and Management of Efficient Low Volume Irrigation System

Low volume irrigation systems are normally used for fruits, vegetables, container nursery plants and in …

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Selection and Management of Efficient Hand-Move Solid Set and Permanent Irrigation System

Hand-move irrigation systems are normally used to irrigate small fields. Solid-set and permanent sprinkler irrigation …

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Selection and Management of Efficient Center-Pivot and Linear Move Irrigation Systems

The center pivot and linear-move type irrigation systems are usually the most practical system for …

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Figure 1. Schematic of layout for a cable tow traveler.

Selection and Management of Efficient Self-propelled Gun Traveler Irrigation System

The self-propelled gun type traveler system is usually the most practical system for irrigating irregular …

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