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The "Art of Dairy" and the 4-H Dairy Photo Contest

Published by April W Bowman / July 30, 2020

Did you know that farmers measure milk in pounds, not gallons - 8.6 pounds per gallon is the standard? It takes about 10 pounds of milk to make one pound of cheese and just over 21 pounds to make a pound of butter.

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4-H Equine Artistic Expression Winners

Published by April Bowman / July 29, 2020

Forsyth County had four winners in the State-Wide 4-H Equine Artistic Expression Competition


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Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Available for Farm Workers

Published by Leslie Rose / July 29, 2020

Farmers can get free personal protective equipment (PPE) for their farmworkers from their Extension agent.

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Forage and Feed Testing Form Now Online

Published by April Bowman / July 28, 2020

The Forage and Feed Testing Analysis Form has gone digital and may be submitted online.


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Selling, Handling, and Storage of Pasture Poultry Products in North Carolina

Published by April W Bowman / July 1, 2020

Interested in getting your meat handler's license or want to learn about poultry processing exemptions? We have a free workshop for you!

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Watch for the Asian Longhorned Tick

Published by April W Bowman / May 22, 2020

There is a new tick nearby. One tick can lay 3,000 eggs, so keep your eyes open for it! Photo by: Matt Bertone, NC State University

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