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Face Fly Control

Face Fly Control Greg Traywick, Cleveland County Extension Director March, 2021 Wet spring weather usually means greater numbers of face flies, a …

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Sheep Genomics Webinar Series

With the introduction of genomic-enhanced estimated breeding values (GEBVs), 2021 will be the dawn of a new age in …

Herter-O'Neal Scholarship Opportunity

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) …

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