Corn growers association of N.C. referendum

RALEIGH — February 22 is the date when corn growers will vote on continuation of the self assessment program for six years. The Board of Directo...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Drought management for livestock producers

In many areas of Yadkin and Davie counties, the lack of rainfall has caused pastures to stop growing and the winter feed supply is being used up daily...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County FSA acreage reporting dates for 2017

Yadkin County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Kathy Dudley announced that producers who file accurate and timely reports for all cro...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Phillips family joins American Angus Association

Gregory and Tina Phillips of Yadkinville are new members of the American Angus Association, reported Allen Moczygemba, CEO of the national breed organ...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Nickels for Know-How referendum set

The Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Nov. 1. The Yadkin County Cooperative Extension office, located at 2051 Agricultural Way in Yadkin...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Nomination deadline for Farm Service Agency County Committees

RALEIGH — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) North Carolina Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, SED Bob Etheridge recently remi...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Local agriculture leaders honored

STATESVILLE — Carolina Farm Credit announced that five local leaders, including Boonville’s Neil Shore, are being recognized nationally th...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Hay management tips

The 2015 hay season was not the best for many producers. As a result, livestock owners are searching for hay and folks selling hay are pretty popular ...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Workshop offered on cold damage to grapevines

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Viticulture and Enology Department will be offering a Cold Damage Assessment and Management workshop Ja...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Yadkin Cattlemen will meet in November

Yadkin County Beef Producers will be meeting Nov. 17 at Mountain View Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m. The educational program will be centered on Winter N...

November 11th, 2015 |