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Effect of Xyway LFR on Corn in 2021

Summary: Two separate research trials were performed by NC State Extension using Xyway LFR fungicide in the Piedmont of …

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Transfer Student Resources

Career Pathways for Community College Students in Agriculture (Career PACCS) is one opportunity for students to participate in mentoring, …

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