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Keep the Repellent Handy

Although hurricane Dorian has come and gone for most of us, its rainfall has likely left standing water in …

Empty Pesticide Jug Recycling

The first upcoming jug recycling day will be Thursday, April 18, 2019, from 1–3 p.m. Due to the large number …

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Pesticide Collection Day

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with N.C. Cooperative Extension of Davie and Yadkin Counties …

Grain Bin Dangers video screen

Understanding Grain Bin Hazards

Grain bins pose serious risks to farmworkers and their families. Watch this video, created by N.C. Cooperative Extension Service …

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Pesticide Collection Day

Pesticide Collection Day May 2, 2018 Yadkin County Landfill 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Please Call 336-849-7908 if you have questions. …

Recent Publications related to Farm Health & Safety

Good Agricultural Practices Fresh Produce Safety Plan for Field Practices

This document was developed in workshops with North Carolina growers to provide a framework for …

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Should You Have Your Water Tested?

Most water in North Carolina is suitable for drinking and other home uses. There are, …

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Freehand (dimethenamid-p + pendimethalin)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Freehand (dimethenamid-p + pendimethalin).

Protecting People and the Environment When Using Pesticides

This publication, chapter 11 of the 2020 Flue-Cured Tobacco Information handbook, describes some measures that …

12/20/19

Disease Control

This publication covers disease control in a variety of crops.

12/18/19

Animal Damage Control

This publication explains control measures that can be taken due to animal damage of crops.

12/18/19

Plant Growth Regulators

This publication explains plant growth regulators for a variety of crops.

12/18/19

Chemical Weed Control

This publication covers chemical weed control and weed response to a variety of crops.

12/18/19