Get ready for fall

Get ready for fall

It seems as if the summer time has gone by pretty fast. Some of us have had adequate rain and others not. Some have even had too much. Hopefully, you ...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Building a barn art tapestry across Sampson

Building a barn art tapestry across Sampson

Two more specialty-made “barn quilts” have now been installed at locations in Sampson County, bringing local officials a step closer towar...

August 25th, 2015 |  


The importance of keeping good farm records

The importance of keeping good farm records

Present-day farm operations are becoming more and more business oriented than yesterday farm operations. Being a good producer is no longer good enoug...

August 25th, 2015 |  


In Sampson, scouting for soybean pests important

In Sampson, scouting for soybean pests important

One of many important components of growing crops is scouting for pests. Scouting is described as a precise assessment of pest pressure and crop stage...

August 18th, 2015 |  


University of Mount Olive ag students take on summer internships

University of Mount Olive ag students take on summer internships

MOUNT OLIVE — Students from the University of Mount Olive Agriculture Department are completing summer internships under the supervision of Dr. ...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Time to watch out for armyworms

Time to watch out for armyworms

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August 11th, 2015 |  


How to be cool in the garden

How to be cool in the garden

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August 4th, 2015 |  


Midway’s Wooten awarded National FFA scholarship

Midway’s Wooten awarded National FFA scholarship

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July 29th, 2015 |  


Volunteer program offers help in community

Volunteer program offers help in community

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July 28th, 2015 |  


Weed control in pastures and hay fields

Weed control in pastures and hay fields

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July 21st, 2015 |