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Pesticide Collection Day

Do you have old pesticides that you want to dispose of? If so, bring them to the Wilson County …

Recent Publications related to Farm Health & Safety

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What Is Solar?

This factsheet serves as an overview for North Carolinians interested in learning about the different …

6 days ago
Figure 1. Wastewater treatment and dispersal in the environment

Why Do Septic Systems Fail?

This publication describes common causes for septic tank failures and suggests steps you can take …

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A Recipe for Seed - Drill Edition

Calibrating a seed drill before planting is an important task that can help to maximize …

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2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

9/25/18
Pesticides on work clothing and protective gloves

Handling and Cleaning up Damaged Pesticide Containers at Home

This publication offers guidelines if a recent storm resulted in water damage to a pesticide …

9/18/18Disaster Recovery

Purchasing a Back-Up Generator for the Farm

This publication contains important information and safety tips regarding gasoline-powered generators to be used in …

Nitrogen deficiency

Tobacco - Nitrogen (N) Deficiency

By far, nitrogen (N) is the most widely applied nutrient for plant growth. It …

After the Flood: Inspect, Purge, and Disinfect Your Well

This factsheet offers instruction on what to do with your well after a flood.

8/27/18Disaster Recovery