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These extension publications protect the public by educating business, technicians, and those who assist the state in resolving environmental issues. Extension Personnel in the Biological and Agricultural Engineering have written many publications on a variety of subjects some technical and others that inform the general public.

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Image a picture of the front page of one of an Extension Publication.Legend for publication numbers: AG and AC = Source Ag Communications, EBAE &WQWM = source Bio & Ag, FR = Source Forestry Resources, PS & PS & T = source Poultry Science, TC & HE = source Human Environments TB=CES Technical Bulliten

With concerns about the content of these publications see the department authors or Extension Head.

NOTE: If you can't find a Bio & Ag publication here then it has been discontinued.

Water Resources

  • Drinking Water
  • Irrigation and Drainage
  • Groundwater
  • Water Use
  • Protecting Water
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold

USGS - Water Glossaries

A Disaster Kit for Staying at Home Disaster Preparedness 2014 Adapted by Wilma Hammett and Dorothy Miner
Your Water Supply: Well Construction and Protection AG-469 1996

Rod Huffman
Dorothy Mine
r

Should You Have Your Water Tested? AG-473-2 1996 Greg Jenings
Ron Sneed
Questions to Ask When Purchasing Water Treatment Equipment AG-473-3 1996 Greg Jenings
Ron Sneed
Nitrate in Drinking Water AG-473-4 1996 Greg Jenings
Ron Sneed
Volatile Organic Chemicals (VOCs) in Drinking Water AG-473-5 1996 Greg Jenings
Ron Sneed
Emergency Drinking Water Supplies NA NA Dorothy Miner
Home Drinking Water Treatment Systems HE-419 1996 Glenda Herman
Greg Jennings
Drinking Water Quality for Poultry pst42 1996 T. Carter, Ronald Sneed
Water & Soil Quality Farm*A*Syst Publications hosted on Soil Science Site NA Bio & Ag authors and others
Bio & Ag Extension Water Quality Group ---- Drinking Water
CES Web Resources: Irrigation
EPA EPA .gov groundwater and drinking water
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
FAO Water Glossary Punjab, Pakistan
Agricultural Irrigation Publication Listing Page publication collection NA Garry Grabow
Turfgrass Irrigation Publication Listing Page publication collection NA Garry Grabow
Wastewater Publication Listing Page publication collection NA Garry Grabow
Irrigation and Drainage Publication Listing Page publication collection NA Robert O. Evans
Load-Area Method Spreader System AG-553-5 1997 Robert EvansJ.C. BarkerDavid Crouse 
Weight-Area Method Spreader Systems AG-553-4 1997 Robert EvansJ.C. BarkerDavid Crouse
Selection and Mmanagement of Efficient Self-Propelled Gun Traveler Irrigation System AG-ebae91-150 1996 Robert O. Evans, Ron Sneed
Selection and Management of Efficient Center-Pivot and Linear Move Irrigation Systems AG-ebae91-151 1996 Robert O. Evans, Ron Sneed
Selection and Management of Efficient Hand-move Solid Set and Permanent Irrigation System AG-ebae91-152 1996 Robert O. Evans, Ron Sneed

Selection and Management of Efficient Low Volume Irrigation System

AG-ebae91-153 1996 Robert O. Evans, Ron Sneed
Agricultural Water Management for Coastal Plain Soils AG-355 1996 Robert Evans, Wayne Skaggs
Operating Controlled Drainage and Subirrigation Systems AG-356 1985 Robert Evans, Wayne Skaggs
Economics of Controlled Drainage and Subirrigation AG-397 1996 Robert Evans, Wayne Skaggs, Ron Sneed
Water Supplies for Subirrigation AG-389 1998 Robert Evans, Wayne Skaggs, Ron Sneed
Soil, Water and Crop Characteristics Important for Improving Water Quality AG-452-1 1996 Robert Evans, D.K. Cassel, Ron Sneed
Measuring Soil and Water for Irrigation Scheduling: monitoring methods and devices AG-452-2 1996 Robert Evans, D.K. Cassel, Ron Sneed
Calibrating Soil-Water Measuring Devices AG-452-3 1996 Robert Evans, D.K. Cassel, Ron Sneed
Irrigation Scheduling to Improve Water and Energy-use Efficiencies AG 452-4 1996 Robert Evans, Ron Sneed, D.K. Cassel
Irrigation Management Strategies to Improve Water and Energy-use Efficiencies AG 452-5 1996 Robert Evans, Ron Sneed, J.H. Hunt
Pumping Plant Performance AG-452-6 1991 Robert Evans, J.N. Hunt, Ron Sneed
Calibration of Turfgrass Boom Sprayers and Spreaders AG-628 2001 Garry Roberson
Bio & Ag Extension Irrigation Resources ---- Drainage ---- Drainmod ---- Drainage Advisory
CES Web Resources: Irrigation
USGS Irrigation water use
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
UN Hydrology Glosary      
Ground Water in the Coastal Plain of North Carolina AG-450 1996 Rod Huffman
Ground Water in the Piedmont and Blue Ridge Provinces of North Carolina AG-473-6 1996 Rod Huffman
Rural land use, water movement, and coastal water quality Ag-605 2000 Robert Evans, J.P. Lilly,
R. Wayne Skaggs
, J.W.Gilliam
AgriculturalWater Management for Coastal Plain Soils AG 355 1996 Robert O. Evans, R. Wayne Skaggs
The North Carolina Phosphorus Loss Assessment Tool (PLAT) : A Guide for Technical Specialists AGW-439-57 2005 Deanna OsmondRobert EvansDavid HardyL. PriceA.M. Johnson
The North Carolina Phosphorus Loss Assessment Tool (PLAT): A Guide for Technical Specialists AGW-439-56 2005 Deanna OsmondRobert EvansDavid HardyL. PriceA.M. Johnson

Dept. Soil Science Fact Sheets

USDA Soils
USGS Groundwater use in U.S.
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Selection and Management of Efficient
Low Volume Irrigation System-Controlled drainage management guidelines for improving water quality
AG-443 1991 Evans, R. O., J. W. Gilliam and R. W. Skaggs
Offsetting Drought for Small - Scale Vegetable Production AG-519-4 2007 J. M. Davis Robert O. Evans, Garry Grabow,W. R. Jester, Billy Little,A. C. Thornton, J. R. Schultheis
Hyraulic Ram Pumps EBAE 161-92 1996 Greg Jennings
Focus on Residential Water Conservation HE-250 1996 A. Robert. Rubin
CES - Going Native
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Stormwater Publication Listing publication collection NA Bill Hunt
Rainwater Harvesting: Guidance for Homeowners AGW-588-11 2008 Bill HuntMatthew Jones 
A Guide for the Installation,Establishment, and Maintenance of Riparian Vegetation on Restoration Projects in North Carolina AG-779 2013 Karen Hall, Jean Spooner, Douglas Frederick
Water Quality Monitoring for the Assessment of Watershed Projects NRCS Fact Sheet 2012 Donald Measl, Deanna Osmond, Jean Spooner, Dan Line
Stormwater Wetlands for Golf Courses AG-765 NA Kris Bass, Mike Burchell, Robert Evans, Bill Hunt, Dan Line, Price
Dune Infiltration Systems for Reducing Stormwater Discharge to Coastal Recreational Beaches AG-781 2013 Mike Burchell, Bill Hunt, Price
Protecting Water Supply AG-567-01 2001 Dorothy MinerGregory JenningsDeanna Osmond
Protecting Water Supply Springs AG-473-15 source FR 1996 Greg Jennings
Restoration and Management of Coastal Dunes Ag 591 NA Stephen W. Broome,edited by Carolyn B. Mojonnier, Gregory D. Jennings, Jennifer L. Platt
Erosion and Sedimentation Control in North Carolina AG 473-20 1996 Greg Jennings, JC Walker, JA Arnold
Surface Outlets for Sediment Basins AG-439-65W 2008 Richard A. McLaughlin, Albert R. Jarrett
Watershed Management: Planning and Managing a Successful Project To Control Nonpoint Source Pollution AG-522 1996 Dan Line, Deanna Osmond, Greg Jennings, Jean Spooner, Frank Humenik, JA Gale, JA Arnold
Protecting Your Wetlands AG-556-11 2000 CW Zanner Tech. Review- Michael J. Vepraskas, Stephen W. Broome, and Robert O. Evans
Wetlands and Water Quality AG -473-7
EBAE 166-93
1993 Robert O. Evans, JW Gililam, L.P. Lilly,
Effective Education to Promote Conservation Practice Adoption NRCS-Watershed Assesment 2012 By: Greg JenningsDana HoagMark McFarlandDeanna Osmond
Conservation Practice Implementation and Adoption to Protect Water Quality NRCS-Watershed Assesment 2012 Deanna OsmondDonald Meal  Andrew SharpleyMark McFarland Daniel Line 
Riparian Buffers and Controlled Drainage to Reduce Agricultural Nonpoint Source Pollution Technical Bulletin 318 2002 DL Osmond, J.W. Gilliam, Robert O. Evans
Farm*A*Syst Improving Fuel Storage AG-566-2 hosted on soil science site 2000 Dorthy Miner, Deanna Osmond
Protecting Well Water Supplies AG-566-1 2001 Dorothy Miner, Gregory Jenning, Deanna Osmond
Stream Management in the Piedmont and Mountains AG-566-9 2000 William HarmanDeanna OsmondGreg JenningsJ. Richard Everhart 

Insights for Developing Successful Agricultural Watershed Projects

NIFA-CEAP-Factsheet-1 2012 Donald Meals, Deanna L. Osmond, Dana LK. Hoag, Mazdak Arabi, A. E. Luloff, Greg Jennings, Mark L. McFarland, Jean Spooner, Andrew N. Sharpley, Daniel E. Line
Conservation Practice Implementation and Adoption to Protect Water Quality NIFA-CEAP-Factsheet-2 2012 Deanna L. Osmond, Donald W. Meals, Andrew N. Sharpley, Mark L. McFarland, Daniel E. Line
Effective Education to Promote Conservation Practice Adoption NIFA-CEAP-Factsheet-4 2012 Greg D. Jennings, Dana LK. Hoag, Mark L. McFarland, University
Deanna L. Osmond
Natural Stream Processes AG-590-1 1999 Will Harman, Gregory Jennings
Application of the Rosgen Stream Classification System to North Carolina AG-590-2 1999 Will Harman, Gregory Jennings
Finding Bankfull Stage in North Carolina Streams AG-590-3 1999 Will Harman
Root Wads and Rock Vanes Streambank Stabilization AG-590-4 2000 Will Harman, Rachel Smith
Bio & AgExtension Stormwater ---- Protecting Drinking Water ---- Watersheds
NC Extension Information - Soil, Air and Water
NCDENR - Ecosystem Enhancement Program
USDA Water
EPA Water Infrastructure

 

Waste Management

  • Animal Waste Management
  • Wastewater Irrigation
  • Waste Composting and Vermicomposting
  • Organic Material Waste Reduction
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Water Quality and Waste Management Glossary EBAE 144-90 1996 Gregory D. Jennings and Ronald E. Sneed
Use of On-Farm Records for Modifying a Certified Animal Waste Management Plan

AG-439-42-hosted on Soil Science Site

2000

DA Crouse, James Barker, JL Havlin

Swine Manure as a Fertilizer Source AG-439-4 1997 JP Zublena, James Barker, JW Parker, CM Stanislaw
Poultry Manure as a Fertilizer Source AG-439-05 1993 Joe ZublenaJ. C. BarkerT. A. Carter 
Poultry Manure as a Fertilizer Source AG-439-05 1997 JP Zublena, James Barker, TA Carter
Dairy Manure as a Fertilizer Source AG-439-28 1997 J. P. Zublena, J. C. Barker, D.P. Wessen
Components of a Complete Manure Management Plan EBAE-185-93 1996 James Barker, JP Zublena
Greene County Animal Mortality Collection Ramp EBAE-186-93 1996 James Barker, HR Williams
Improving Storage, Handling, and Disposal of Livestock Waste AG-566-7 2000 David CrouseJoe ZublenaJames C. Barker 

Composting Poultry Mortality in North Carolina - note missing figures

PS Facts #11 1996 T. Carter, K. Anderson, J. Arends, James. Barker, K. Bunton, B. Hawkins, J. Parsons, D. Rives, S. Scheideler, M. Stringham, and M. Wineland
Use of On-Farm Records for Modifying a Certified Animal Waste Management Plan AG-439-42 2000  David CrouseJ. C. BarkerJohn Havlin
Livestock Waste Sampling, Analysis, and Calculation of Land Application Rates EBAE 111-84 &WQWM-77 1996 James Barker
Utilization of Dairy Manure as Fertilizer EBAE 133-88 &WQWM-79 1996 James Barker
Livestock Manure Nutrient Assessment in North Carolina EBAE 170-93 &WQWM-79 1996 James Barker, JP Zublena
Management Tips for Temporary Storage of Broiler and Turkey Litter WQWM-97 & CD-17 1996 James Barker
Formulating a Mortality Compost Recipe EBAE 174-93 &WQWM-83 1996 James Barker
Management of Dairy Wastewater EBAE 106-83 &WQWM-84 1996 James Barker
Dairy Manure Flush/Lagoon Treatment System- Randleigh Dairy Farm EBAE 040-77 &WQWM-85 1996 James Barker
Disposal of Antibiotic-Contaminated Milk EBAE 175-93 &WQWM-85 1996 James Barker
Worksheet to Determine Size of Poultry Mortality Composter EBAE 177-93 &WQWM-90 1996 James Barker
Lagoon Design and Management for Livestock Waste Treatment and Storage EBAE 103-83 &WQWM-91 1996 James Barker
Irrigation System Characteristics and Costs - listed under irrigation and drainage EBAE 178-93 &WQWM-92 1996 Ron Sneed
Methane Fuel Gas from Livestock Wastes EBAE 071-80 &WQWM-93 2001 James Barker
Poultry Layer Production Facility Manure Management: High Rise, Deep Pit EBAE 131-88 &WQWM-95 1996 James Barker
Poultry Layer Production Facility Manure Management: Under Floor Flush-Lagoon Management EBAE 130-88 & WQWM-96 1996 James Barker
Swine Production System Management: Open Dirt or Pasture Lots EBAE 179-93 &WQWM-101 1996 James Barker
Swine Production Facility Manure Management: Pit Recharge-Lagoon Management EBAE 128-88 &WQWM-102 1996 James Barker
Swine Production Facility Manure Management: Under floor Flush-Lagoon Treatment EBAE 129-88 &WQWM-103 1996 James Barker
Design Criteria for Swine Waste Flushing Systems EBAE 080-81 &WQWM-104 1996 James Barker, Bynum Driggers, Ron Sneed
Crystalline (Salt) Formation in Wastewater Recycling Systems EBAE 082-81 &WQWM-105 1996 James Barker
Field Tests for the Nutrient Value of Manure EBAE 181-93 &WQWM-110 1996 James Barker
Manure Liquid - Solids Separation EBAE 182-93 &WQWM-111 1996 James Barker
Swine Manure Solids Concrete Settling Basin Design EBAE 183-93 &WQWM-112 1996 James Barker
Frequently Asked Environmental  Questions About Livestock Production EBAE 215-98 & wqwm 185 1998 James Barker
Swine Manure Solids Earthen Settling Basin Design EBAE 184-93 &WQWM-113 1996 James Barker
Livestock Manure Characterization Databases NA 2001 James Barker, J.P. Zublena, F.R. Wall
Soil Facts - Dairy Manure as a Fertilizer Source

AG-439-28
hosted on Soil Science Site

1997 JP Zublena, James Barker, WP Wessen
Livestock and Poultry Buildings After a Flood livestock - fact sheet 2002 James Barker Robert O. Evans,
Roberto Munilla, J. Mark Rice,
Ronald Sheffield, Philip Westerman
Sludge Survey Methods for Anaerobic Lagoons (pdf format)

2008 Sludge Survey Appendices
Forms-Revised August 2008

AG-639w 2008 Philip W. Westerman, l A. Shaffer, J. Mark Rice
Poultry Litter Amendments - Short Version
Poultry Litter Amendments - Long Version
AG-657w
AG-657w
2006 Sanjay Shah, Philip Westerman, James Parsons
Biogas Anaerobic Digester Considerations for Swine Farms in NC AG-707 2006 Phil Westerman, Jay Cheng, Kelly Zering
Phosphorus Management for Land Applications of Biosolids and Animal Wastes AG-439-64 2008 K. Shaffer, D. Osmond, Sanjay Shah
Carbon Credits for Methane AG-708 2008 Phil Westerman, Matt Veal, Jay Cheng, K Zering
Struvite Crystallizer for Recovering Phosphorus from Lagoon and Digester Liquids AG-724w 2009 Philip Westerman, K Zering, D Rashash
Bio & Ag Extension Animal Waste Management
NC Extension Animal Agriculture

USDA Livestock

Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Decentralized Wastewater Glossary
Hose Drag Systems for Land Application of  Liquid Manure and Wastewater AG-634 2005 Garry Grabow, KS Shaffer, Sanjay Shah
Irrigation Scheduling to Achieve Proper Application of Wastewater AG-607 2000 Robert O. Evans, KA Shaffer, Ron Sheffield, JT Smith
Land Application of Municipal Sludge: Advantages and Concerns   1991  
Land Applications of Municipal Sludge- Advantages and Concerns AG-439-3 1997 A. Robert RubinL. M. SafleyJoe Zublena
Management of Single Family and Small Community Wastewater Treatment and Disposal Systems AG 439-11 1990 MT Hoover,W. J. Wicker,T. J. Hoban,T. A. Feitshans, A. Robert. Rubin
Information Needed for Cost Share on Irrigation Dry Hydrants in Waste Management Systems EBAE 187-95 1996 Ronald Sneed
Phosphorus Management for Land Application of Biosolids and Animal Waste AG-439-64 2008 Karl ShafferDeanna OsmondSanjay Shah
Design and Specifications for Permanent Wastewater Irrigation Systems for Controlled Grazing EBAE 135-89 1996 Ronald Sneed, James Barker
Maintenance and Off-Season Storage of Irrigation Equipment AG-602 NA Ron Sheffield
Reducing Drift and Odor with Wastewater Application AG-439-69W 2008 Karl Shaffer, Sanjay Shah
Irrigation System Characteristics and Costs EBAE 178-93 1996 Ronald Sneed
Field Calibration Procedures For Animal Wastewater Application Equipment:
AG-553-1 1997 James C. Barker, Robert O. Evans, J.T.Smith, R.E. Sheffeld
AG-553-2 1997 James C. Barker, Robert O. Evans, J.T.Smith, R.E. Sheffeld
AG-553-3 1997 James C. Barker, Robert O. Evans, J.T.Smith, R.E. Sheffeld
AG-553-4 1997 James Barker, Robert O. Evans, D.A. Crouse
AG-553-5 1997 James Barker, Robert O. Evans, D.A. Crouse
AG-553-8 2007 Garry Grabow, Sanjay Shah
AG-553-09 2011 Garry Grabow, Robert O. Evans
Wettable Acreage Determination for:
AG 553-6 1999 Robert O. Evans, R. Sneed, RE Shaffer, JT Smith
AG 553-7 1999 Robert O. Evans, R. Sneed, RE Shaffer, JT Smith
Bio & Ag Drainage Water management online Advisory, Soil and Water Group / DRAINMOD, Animial Waste Management
CES Web Resources: Irrigation, Septic Systems

EPA Wastewater Technology - Septic (Onsite /Decentralized) Systems

Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold

Glossary of Composting Terms, Glossary of Solid Waste Terms

Organic Composting for Horticultural Use EBAE 171-93 1996 James Barker
Compost Materials agricultural use EBAE 172-93 1996 James Barker
Formulating an Organic Compost Recipe - listed under animal waste EBAE 173-93 1996 James Barker
Formulating a Mortality Compost Recipe - listed under animal waste EBAE-174-93 1996 James Barker
Worksheet to Determine Size of Poultry Mortality Composter - listed under animal waste EBAE 177-93 1969 James Barker
Backyard Composting of Yard, Garden, and Food Discards AG-791 2014 Rhonda Sherman
Community Backyard Composting Programs Can Reduce Waste & Save Money AG-599 2010 Rhonda Sherman
Composting at NC Residential & Summer Camps AG-773 2013 Rhonda Sherman
Large-scale Composting AG-593 1999 Rhonda Sherman
Food Recovery and Waste Reduction: A Guide for Businesses and Institutions AG 473-26 1998 Rhonda Sherman
Worms Can Recycle Your Garbage AG-473-18 2012 Rhonda Sherman
Worm Away Your Cafeteria Food Scrap AG-551 1997 Rhonda Sherman
Raising Earthworms Successfully AGW-641-EBAE 103-83 2003 Rhonda Sherman
Vermicomposting Curriculum 4-H 16-14 pw 2011 Rhonda ShermanR. Liverman, Ed Maxa
Controlling Mite Pests in Earthworm Beds AGW-001 1997 Rhonda Sherman, S. Bambara

Bio & Ag Vermicomposting - Composting

USDA Backyard Composting & Vermicomposting

Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Recycling & Solid Waste Glossary of Terms - World Bank Glossary
How Your Business Can Cut Costs by Reducing Waste AG-473-10 1994 Rhonda Sherman
Organizing a Community Recycling Program AG-473-11 1994 Rhonda Sherman
A Low Cost Plastic Bottle and Jug Baler compressing plastic bottles into bales AG-473-12 1994 Rhonda Sherman
Waste Reduction and Recycling for the Lodging Industry AG-473-17 1994 Rhonda Sherman
Managing Construction and Demolition Debris: A Guide for Builders, Developers, and Contractors AG 473-19 1994 Rhonda Sherman
Deconstruction: Giving Old Buildings New Lives AG-473-25 1998 Rhonda Sherman
Food Recovery & Waste Reduction: A Guide for Businesses and Institutions AG-473-26 1998 Rhonda Sherman
Before You Recycle, Choose to Reuse AG-473-27 1998 Rhonda Sherman
Bio & Ag - Recycling
NCSU Sustainability
EPA Construction & Demolition Materials
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Agricultural Operations

  • Machinery
  • Post Harvest Operations
  • Animal Management
  • Crop Production
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
USDA National Agriculture Glossary
Precision Agriculture Glossary Precision Agriculture Terminology
Creating Crop Maze with GPS AG-647 2004 Gary Roberson
Selection and Efficient Operation of Farm Tractors AG-458 1992 Gary Roberson
Agricultural Machinery Maintenance AG-459 1992 Gary Roberson
Metal Work Guide for Farm Shop sample of poster AG-337 Print only Gary Roberson
Lubricants for Farm Machinery -updating AG-446 updating Gary Roberson
Calibrating Field Sprayers AG-587 2004 Gary Roberson
Calibrating a Backpack Sprayer AG-576 2000 Gary Roberson
Reconditioning Flood-Damaged Farm Equipment Disaster Recovery 2014 Gary Roberson
Reconditioning Flood-Damaged Tractors Disaster Recovery 2014 Gary Roberson
Calibrating Granular Applicators-updating AG-592 updating Gary Roberson
Chemical Application Equipment Agricultural Chemicals Manual 2015 Gary Roberson
Electric Jib Crane - Assistive Technology AT-AgrAbility 2013 Gary Roberson, Michele Proctor, Brent Jones Matt Hinson
Assistive Technology Toolbox: Tractor, Equipment & Other Vehicle Lifts AT-AgrAbility 2013 Michele Proctor, Helen Peel, Gary Roberson
Quick Hitches Quick Look - Assistive Technology for Farmers AT-AgrAbility 2013 North Carolina AgrAbility Partnership Michele Proctor
Assistive Technology Toolbox: Adaptations and Products for Farming & Gardening with Upper Extremity Amputations AT-AgrAbility 2013 Michele Proctor, Gary Roberson
All Terrain Vehicle Wheelchairs AT-AgrAbility 2013 North Carolina AgrAbility Partnership Michele Proctor
Assistive Technology Show & Tell Tool Kit AT-AgrAbility 2013 North Carolina AgrAbility Partnership Michele Proctor

Did you miss these Bio & Ag pages? Agricultural Machinery ---- Farm Safety ---- NC AgriAbility

NC Extension Information- Agriculture and Food, 2013 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual
National Agribility Program - Assistive Technology Databas Toolbox
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold

A Guide to Intensive Vegetable Systems

AG-502 1997 D. C. Sanders, Ed Estes, K. B. Perry, David Monks, Kenneth Sorensen, Charles Averre, Michael Linker, Jonathan Schultheis, Mike Boyette, D. Eikhoff
Part 1: Quality Maintenance - Postharvest Handling and Cooling of Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, and Flowers for Small Farms Hort. Leaflet 800 1995 George WilsonMike BoyetteEd Estes 
Part 2: Cooling - Postharvest Handling and Cooling of Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, and Flowers for Small Farms Hort. Leaflet 801 1995 George WilsonMike BoyetteEd Estes 
Part 3: Handling - Postharvest Handling and Cooling of Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, and Flowers for Small Farms Hort. Leaflet 802 1995 George WilsonMike BoyetteEd Estes
Part 4: Mixed Loads - Postharvest Handling and Cooling of Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, and Flowers for Small Farms Hort. Leaflet 803 1995 George WilsonMike BoyetteEd Estes 
Part 5: References POSTHARVEST HANDLING AND COOLING OF FRUITS, VEGETABLES, AND FLOWERS FOR SMALL FARM Hort. Leaflet 804 1995  George WilsonMike BoyetteEd Estes 
A Guide to Intensive Vegetable Systems AG-503 2015  D. C. SandersEd EstesK. B. PerryDavid MonksKenneth SorensenCharles AverreMichael LinkerJonathan SchultheisMike BoyetteD. Eikhoff
Postharvest Publication Listing Page publication collection NA Mike Boyette
Commercial Production of Pickling and Slicing Cucumbers in North AG-552 2015 Mike Boyette, D. Eikhoff, J. Schultheis,C. Averre, K L. Sorenson, D.Monks, E. Estes, G. Holmes
Flue-Cured Post-Harvest & System Efficiency Guide Philip Morris & NCSU NA Mike Boyette, Grant Ellington
Flue-Cured Tobacco Guide 2011 AG-187 2011 Mike Boyette, Grant Ellington
Flue-Cured Tobacco Guide 2013 AG-187 2013 Grant Ellington-colaborative effort 1 0f 17
Postharvest handling of Sweet Potatoes AG 143-10 B 2008 Brooke Edmunds, Mike Boyette, Christopher Clark, Donald Ferrin, Tara Smith, Gerals Holmes
Burley Production Guide NA NA B. Brown, J. Phillips, L. Fisher, W. D. Smith, J. F. Spears, Mike Boyette, Grant Ellington

Bio & Ag Postharvest, Tobacco

NC State Agri Food Gateway, NC Fresh Produce Safety, Tobacco Growers Portal

USDA Alternative Farming Systems , Commodity Areas

FAO Fruits and Vegetables Postharvest Management

Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Livestock and Poultry Buildings after the Flood  Disaster Recovery 2014 James Barker, Gerals Baughman, Robert Bottcher, Robert Evans, Roberto Munill, Mark Rice, Phill Westerman, Morgan Morrow, Jesse Grimes
Grazing Practices: A Revew of the Literature TB 325-W 2008 Bingham, S.C., P.W. Westerman, and M.R. Overcash
Improving Beef Cattle Handeling for Increased Profitability and Safety AG-481-5 1994 Robert McLymore
Horses and Fences AG-656w 2005 Gary Roberson
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
Fertilizer Use Section of NC Chemical Manual 2015 By: C. CrozierD. OsmondM.CastilloJ.DunphyK.EdmistenL. FisherR. HeinigerD.JordanJM Luginbuhl,P.MuellerR.WeiszD.HardyM.ParkerJ. PattisonG.FernandezB.R. ClevelandC.PeacockG. MillerM.MartinB. FairB. WhipkerA.LeBudeJ.SchultheisJ.DavisD.CrouseRhonda Sherman,W.EvermanT.J. SmythSanjay ShahG.WhiteD.LindboC.Reberg-Horton
2015 Peanut Information NC Manual 2015 David JordanRick BrandenburgBlake BrownGary BullenGary RobersonBarbara Shew 
2014 Peanut Information NC Manual 2014 David Jordan, Rick, Brandenburg, A. Blake Brown, S Gary Bullen, Gary Roberson, Barbara Shew
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Content 6

 

Agricultural Air Quality

  • Air Quality
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
EPA Air Quality Glossary of Terms
Understanding Livestock Odors AG-589 2000 Ron Sheffield, Bob Botcher
Effects of Manure Management Practices on Air Quality and Animal Performance in Swine Production Buildings BAE 180-93 1996 James Barker
Poultry Litter Ammendments long version --see animal waste publications AG-657-L 2006 Sanjay Shah
Phil Westerman
Poultry Litter Ammendments - short version --see animal waste publications AG-657-s 2006 Sanjay Shah,
Phil Westerman
Additives for Improving Hog Farm Air Quality - long version AG-686-w 2007 Sanjay Shah,
Phil Westerman
Additives for Improving Hog Farm Air Quality - short version AG-686-w-s 2007 Sanjay Shah,
Phil Westerman
Reducing Drift and Odor with Wastewater Application AG439-69w
2008 K Shaffer, Sanjay Shah

Ventilating to Cool Modern Grower Turkeys 

AG-775 2013 Sanjay Shah
Poultry Waste Stockpiling Methods: Environmental Impacts and Their Mitigation AG-788w 2014 Sanjay Shah, Garry Grabow, Lingjuan Wang Li, James Parsons

Did you miss this Bio & Ag page? AWM Livestock air quality and ordors program

NC Extension Information- Air Quality in Animal Agriculture
NC Extension Information - Soil, Air and Water
USDA Air, NRCS Air Quality and Atmospheric Change
EPA Air Science - Air Emission Sources - National Emissions Inventory 
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Farm Energy

  • Fuels
  • Biofuels
  • Biogas
  • Gas / Electricity
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
NREL Glossary of Biomass Terms - - EIA - Energy glossary --- Novozymes Biofuel Terms

A Guide to Biomass Fuels in North Carolina

AG-873 2014 Matthew VealWilliam G. Brown 
Ethanol: A Gasoling Alternative for North Carolina AG-687 2007 Matt Veal, Mari Chinn

Bio & Ag Extension - Biofuels

NC State Extension information - Ag Energy

U. S. Energy.gov - Bioenergy - Biomass & Waste-to-Energy
Biofuel Center of NC
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
NREL Glossary of Biomass Terms - - EIA - Energy glossary
Methane Fuel Gas from Livestock Wastes - see animal waste above EBAE 071-80 &WQWM-93 2001 James Barker

Bio & Ag Extension - Biofuels

NC State Extension information - AG Energy

Biofuel Center of NC
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
NREL Glossary of Biomass Terms - - EIA - Energy glossary
Avoiding Tobacco Curing Losses Due to Electrical Failures (Disaster Preparedness) Disaster Preparedness 2014 Grant Ellington, M. Smith
Purchasing a Backup Generator for the Farm (Disaster Preparedness) Disaster Preparednes 2014 Grant Ellington, M. Smith

Bio & Ag Extension - Biofuels

NC State Extension information - AG Energy

Biofuel Center of NC

 

 

Ag & Environmental Sustainability

  • Climate Change
  • to come
Publication Title Publication Number Revision Date Bio & Ag Author(s) in bold
 
Life Cycle Assessment (LCA): Description and Methodology AG-795 2015 Kevin Caffey, Mari Chin

Carbon Accounting: Description and Methodology

AG-793 2015 Kevin Caffey, Mari Chin
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