Pests destroy gardens, forests and farms, infest homes and businesses and spread devastating diseases. North Carolina Cooperative Extension programs help homeowners, commercial pesticide applicators and others prevent and control pest damage in ways that are economical, environmentally sound and safe for human health.
Join us for a webinar on “Incorporating Sustainable Practices into Plasticulture Strawberry Production”, 3:00-4:30 pm on Tuesday March 11th, 2014. This webinar will cover sustainable soil management and integrated pest management practices that can be MORE »– from Strawberry Growers Information
Good evening, I would strongly urge ALL strawberry plasticulture growers in Mid-South to definitely take advantage of this free service at Clemson for botrytis resistance profiling. Here is the latest update from Clemson MORE »– from Strawberry Growers Information
Guest post by Amanda McWhirt, graduate student in the NC State University Crop Sciences Department. While planting for next season may be the last thing on your mind at this point, these cold MORE »– from Strawberry Growers Information
Extension Master Gardeners Extension Master Gardeners is a great program where Cooperative Extension agents train volunteers to help educate gardeners using unbiased and researched based information. Because the program is so successful we MORE »
One of the key goals of the eFly SWD Working Group has been assess the impact of spotted wing drosophila in the region covered by the working group. We began the process of MORE »– from Spotted Wing Drosophilia
Seed Catalogs Mail boxes are already flowing with those colorful magazines known as seed catalogs. With their vibrant colors and exciting details, it makes every gardener ready for the growing season. If you MORE »
Blackberry and Raspberry Seasonal Checklist Winter 2013-14 Gina Fernandez, Small Fruit Specialist North Carolina State University This checklist was originally developed for blackberry growers in North Carolina. Many of the items apply to MORE »– from Blackberry and Raspberry Information Portal