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The Basics of Beekeeping

Also referred to as Apiculture, beekeeping is the process of maintaining bee colonies in structures known as hives, for …

March Beekeepers' Meeting

The Halifax & Northampton Counties Beekeepers’ Association looks forward to seeing you at our March meeting, taking place Tuesday …

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Equine Coggins & Vaccine Clinic

Equine Coggins & Vaccination Clinic 2022 Sponsored By: The Halifax County Horse Council WHEN: February 5, 2022 – 9 a.m. to …

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2022 4-H Livestock Project

2022 Eastern Carolina 4-H Livestock Show and Sale April 5-6, 2022 This annual event is held at the East Carolina Agriculture …

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Turkey Trot 2021

Join us for our Turkey Trot Trail Pace – a family-friendly equine competition supporting a good cause! All proceeds will …

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Weed ID Guide

See the University of Missouri Weed ID Guide, an excellent online tool for plant ID. It provides several options …

Recent Publications related to Animal Agriculture

Timeline showing when calves are at risk from each pathogen that causes scours as described in Table 1.

Calf Care Guide for Youth

This publication provides information about common calf health issues and steps youth can take to …

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Movement of nitrogen through a swine farm using a lagoon-sprayfield manure management system.

How Does Nitrogen Move Through a Swine Farm with a Lagoon-Sprayfield System?

This publication provides basic information on animal production systems and reviews the movement of nitrogen …

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Asian longhorned tick

Asian Longhorned Tick

The Asian longhorned tick is an invasive tick spreading throughout the eastern US. A native …

5/27/22
Bipalium kewense, a large, brown, striped hammerhead flatworm

Terrestrial Flatworms, Land Planarians & Hammerhead Worms

This factsheet offers information on the identification and management of various flatworms that may be …

Liability Defenses for Injury of Farm Visitors

This factsheet provides an overview of a farmer or landowner’s obligations to visitors — invited …

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Getting Data from the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) Using R

This publication provides information and guidance on using computer code to access the National Agricultural …

5/20/22

Identifying and Responding to Factors That Can Affect Egg Quality and Appearance

This publication is a useful resource that shell egg producers can use to identify egg …

5/10/22

Certification Training for Operators of Animal Waste Management Systems - Type A

This training program is designed to provide operators of animal waste management systems with the …

5/9/22