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N.C. Ag, Forestry Leaders Pursue Adaptation Practices To Meet Threats Posed by Changing Climate Conditions

For immediate release RALEIGH, NC, Aug. 12, 2015 – Stakeholders are moving forward with the management practices needed to prepare North Carolina's agriculture and forestry sectors for changing climatic conditions that could otherwise pose threats to the state's economy. "As farmers, ranchers and foresters who make their living off the land, we are...

Stakeholders Offer Recommendations, Challenge to Address Poultry Litter Management on Delmarva Peninsula

PRINCESS ANNE, MD Aug. 5, 2015 – A report issued today by a coalition of grain producers, chicken growers, poultry integrators, conservationists, academic partners, along with agribusiness, finance and service providers, outlines a new way forward for managing nutrient pollution associated with the storage, transport and land application of poultry...

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