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Bertie County Ag Newsletter - August 2020

See attached information on Foliar Feeding Insects in Peanuts, Leafspot, and Sclerotinia Blight Disease Activity. For more information regarding any …

Jarette's Farm Journal - August 2020

Please see attached on Insecticide recommendations for Earworm/Bollworm in Soybeans, Bollworm in Cotton, Stink Bugs in Cotton, and Stink …

Jarette's Farm Journal - June 2020

Do you know about Soybean and Cotton Weed Management without Dicamba? What do you know about Management, Scouting and …

Fire Ant Control

Spring is an ideal time to control fire ants in the landscape! Fire Ant …

Jarette's Farm Journal - April 2020

Please see attached information regarding how to lookout for Wheat Pest and Diseases, Cotton Planting Decisions, Cotton Preemergence Herbicides, …

Bertie County Ag News - April 2020

See the latest information on Peanuts and Crop Comparison Decision Aid and Burndown Considerations in Peanuts below. APRIL 2020 Bertie …

Essential Agricultural Waiver

The Commissioner of Agriculture has provided a Waiver that allows Essential Food and Agricultural workers to continue to work …

Leaf Spot Chart

2019 Bertie County Leafspot Advisory

Please see below for the most current leafspot advisory from the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Bertie County staff. DATE LEWISTON LAST EFFECTIVE SPRAY …

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