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Goosegrass

Weed of the Week: Goosegrass

This is a common weed found in our pastures, lawns, everywhere! Disclaimer: The use of brand names and any mention or …

Pokeweed

Weed of the Week: Pokeweed

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Hay Day

Hay Day

See below for information regarding our Hay Day this year! Email stefani.sykes@waynegov.com with any questions. Wayne County Hay Day July 26, …

Livestock Newsletter

See below for our current July and August Livestock Newsletter! Contact stefani.sykes@waynegov.com with any livestock questions you may have. Livestock …

Crabgrass

Weed of the Week: Crabgrass

Sometimes a weed, sometimes a valuable forage…you decide! Disclaimer: The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial …

Pigweed

Weed of the Week: Pigweed

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Sandspur

Weed of the Week: Sandspur

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Sicklepod

Weed of the Week: Sicklepod

This week’s weed is toxic! Scout now for plants, mature ones are seen in late summer and early fall. …

Broomsedge

Weed of the Week: Broomsedge

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Showy Crotalaria

Weed of the Week: Showy Crotalaria

Be on the lookout for this week’s weed…it can be TOXIC to all livestock species. Disclaimer: The use of brand names …

Smartweed

Weed of the Week: Smartweed

See below for this week’s weed! Disclaimer: The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial products …

Florida Pusley weed

Weed of the Week: Florida Pusley

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May and June 2019 Livestock Newsletter

Our newsletter is updated! Please check it out for important information regarding animal waste management, parasites in horses, and …

Marestail weed

Weed of the Week: Marestail

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Horsenettle

Weed of the Week: Horsenettle

Our weed of the week is horsenettle! Disclaimer: The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial …

Show and Sale Paperwork

Please see below for important paperwork regarding the 2019 Show and Sale. Call (919) 731-1527 or email me at …

Wayne County Hay Day

Call (919) 731-1525 to register for the Hay Day on August 10, 2018. Animal Waste credit and pesticide credit …

2018 Hurricane Prep

As I sit in my office with the rain pouring outside the window, I realize that hurricane season is …

2018 Show and Sale

Don’t forget entries for the 2018 show and sale are due January 19th, 2018. You must have your animal …

Water for Small Ruminants

With the heat of the summer beating down on us, this is the perfect time to discuss water requirements …

Hurricane Prep for Livestock

After last year’s hurricane season, I can imagine that all the livestock owners out there are on high alert …

May & June Fencelines 2017

Here is the latest Fencelines newsletter! Please email or call if you would like to be added to the …

EHV-1 and You

You may have seen in the news recently that Louisiana had horses test positive for EHV-1 and that Kentucky …

Getting Horses Ready for Spring

Recent warm temperatures probably have you looking forward to spring and all the activities that come with it. As …

Common Fencing Mistakes

Livestock fencing is one of those areas where there is always something new to learn. Nobody is perfect and …

Guarding Your Livestock

This topic may not apply to all goat and sheep producers but I hope you will find it interesting …

Goat Breeding: BCS Is Important

Goats can be incredibly interesting, and entertaining, animals to work with. For those of you who have goats, you …

PEDv-Free Status?

Adapted from PEDv Resources (Pork Checkoff) article entitled “How to verify PEDV-negative status after the virus is eliminated on …

Critical Hours for Calves

At our recent Eastern Carolina Cattlemen’s Conference, Dr. Dee Whittier, DVM of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, …

Fencelines Newsletter Archives

Fencelines is a quarterly newsletter written by a team of Southeast District Agricultural Agents for livestock producers of Southeastern …

Livestock and Forages in Wayne County

North Carolina Cooperative Extension offers research-based educational material and programs to residents in all 100 counties of North Carolina. …