The importance of sampling for commercial poultry producers

The importance of sampling for commercial poultry producers

Commercial poultry producers have a lot of recordkeeping to keep up with and sampling records are a big part of their routine. Understanding when and ...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Nearing time for the harvest

Nearing time for the harvest

A close-up of a wheat field in Duplin County shows the pollination of the grain. Wheat, which was planted in October both in Duplin and here in Sampso...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Senior Ag Ed major sets sights on career success after graduation

Senior Ag Ed major sets sights on career success after graduation

MOUNT OLIVE — Dylan Gupere, a Kenly resident, has cherished all of the opportunities that he received through the University of Mount Olive (UMO...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


SNAP Ed host Sampson County Forum

SNAP Ed host Sampson County Forum

A group of local leaders and health officials are working to build a healthier Sampson County.The University of North Carolina’s Center for Heal...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Pride shown in Sampson agriculture

Pride shown in Sampson agriculture

What a fabulous day we had to celebrate agriculture in Sampson County. Of course, every day is an Ag Day when you live here! With a 1.3 billion dollar...

April 26th, 2016 |  


Local flavor at the State Farmer’s Market

Local flavor at the State Farmer’s Market

Everything from asparagus to radishes, tomatoes and cucumbers could be found last week at the State Farmer’s Market in Raleigh, including fresh ...

April 26th, 2016 |  


Clinton 100 Committee hosts annual meeting

Clinton 100 Committee hosts annual meeting

While addressing a room full of community members, economic development professor Jonathan Morgan was optimistic about the future of North Carolina an...

April 22nd, 2016 |  


Spring forage management reminders

Spring forage management reminders

The longer, warmer spring days are upon us and it certainly feels nice! I’m sure many of you share my excitement and eagerness for warm weather ...

April 19th, 2016 |  


Going into the ground

Going into the ground

Farmers are readying tobacco plants for the ground now, as spring moves into high gear. Here, workers head down long rows setting out the plants, even...

April 19th, 2016 |  


Hundreds enjoy Sampson County Ag Day festivities

Hundreds enjoy Sampson County Ag Day festivities

With dirt up to her ankles, 5-year-old Ella Dudley smiled and concentrated as she gripped her little fingers around the wooden handles of an antique p...

April 18th, 2016 |