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Backyard flock of chickens in Wake County tests positive for high path avian influenza. Serves as reminder that HPAI remains in wild bird population and precautions still need to be taken.

Backyard flock of chickens in Wake County tests positive for high path avian influenza. Serves as reminder that HPAI remains in wild bird population and precautions still need to be taken.

State Veterinarian Dr. Mike Martin urges poultry owners to remain vigilant in protecting their birds after a flock of chickens in Wake County tested positive for high path avian influenza. Martin said it is a reminder that HPAI remains in the wild bird population in...

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Farm Family of the Day sponsored by Tractor Supply Company returns for its second year. Eleven farm families are being sought to be recognized at the 2022 State Fair. Deadline to apply or be nominated is Sept. 16.

Farm Family of the Day sponsored by Tractor Supply Company returns for its second year. Eleven farm families are being sought to be recognized at the 2022 State Fair. Deadline to apply or be nominated is Sept. 16.

Summary: We can never celebrate our farmers enough for the hard work they do to grow the food, fiber and fuel we rely on every day. To help showcase these hardworking families, the popular Farm Family of the Day program returns to the State Fair to highlight and...

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Steve Troxler Agricultural Sciences Center is already being put to the test. High path avian influenza, animal necropsies, dog treat recall – busy times at the lab. The lab has hosted a number of registered pesticide technician schools where training and testing is provided to structural pest control operators and technicians.

Steve Troxler Agricultural Sciences Center is already being put to the test. High path avian influenza, animal necropsies, dog treat recall – busy times at the lab. The lab has hosted a number of registered pesticide technician schools where training and testing is provided to structural pest control operators and technicians.

The official opening of the Steve Troxler Agricultural Sciences Center happened in late March, but there has been no shortage of work for the newly opened lab center. If you pay attention to local news stories, you may have even heard about investigations and tests...

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