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USDA Offers Crop Insurance for Hemp

8/30/2019 – The United States Department of Agriculture Risk Management Agency (USDA RMA) has announced that Whole-Farm Revenue Protection …

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Hemp Harvest Timing and Drying

8/29/2019 – We are just now starting to research harvest timing with hemp grown for CBD and don’t have …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

4 days ago
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Alternative Synthetic Nitrogen Fertilizer Products for Row Crop Production

Nitrogen fertilizer products are being developed and marketed as having the potential to increase yields and …

1 week agoSoilFacts
M. enterolobii in sweetpotato

Sweetpotato Root Knot Nematode

This factsheet discusses the identification and management of root knot nematode of sweetpotato.

Many different aphids on a cannabis leaf

Cannabis Aphid in Industrial Hemp

This factsheet discusses the biology, damage, and management of the cannabis aphid in industrial hemp …

3 weeks ago
Two caterpillar larvae on a tobacco leaf.

Corn Earworm and Tobacco Budworm in Industrial Hemp

This factsheet discusses the biology, damage, and management of the corn earworm and tobacco budworm …

3 weeks ago
Japanese beetle adult, pupae, and grubs.

Japanese Beetle in Industrial Hemp

This factsheet describes the biology of Japanese beetles and their impact on industrial hemp plants …

3 weeks ago
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Soil Sampling for Precision Farming Systems

This factsheet for farmers describes concepts, terminology, and guidelines concerning precision soil sampling. Proper testing …

7/6/20SoilFacts
Bar graphs comparing N plus P results with N only

Starter Phosphorus Fertilizer and Additives in North Carolina Soils: Use, Placement, and Plant Response

Phosphorus (P) is the second most important nutrient in crop production but is often found …

7/1/20SoilFacts