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Horticulture InfoSearches

Need answers to floriculture, vegetable, fruit, or weed questions? The Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Vincent Choice

Get Answers with
Horticulture InfoSearches

Need answers to floriculture, vegetable, fruit, or weed questions? The Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Southeastern Vegetable Handbook

Southeastern U.S.
Vegetable Crop Handbook

The Vegetable Crop Handbook includes: Current, research-based information developed from research and Extension projects conducted throughout the southeastern United States A practical, single source guide that conveniently fits on your dashboard Which variety to plant, planting dates, fertilizer recommendations, cover crops selection and conservation tillage options Pesticide selection, fertigation, plasticulture, post-harvest handling, alternative pest management tools and suggestions as well as many other topics

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NC Community Gardens Directory

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Gardens Directory

Community gardens are growing across North Carolina! This directory & map connects gardeners, volunteers and eaters with community gardens across the state and provides information about the number of gardens, their locations, the types of gardens, the year they were started and much more. We hope you will consider adding your garden to the map!

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Bermudagrass creeping stem and foliage

Bermudagrass control in landscapes

Bermudagrass, crabgrass and other annual grasses seem to defy the drought conditions that make our landscape plants wilt.  Annual grassy weeds, like crabgrass, can be removed by hand and controlled with mulches and MORE »

More on the heat and fruit harvest

As the temperatures look to be staying quite warm this week and next just as harvest starts...here are some thoughts.-keep the plants irrigated, they are transpiring a lot with the heat. all that …

– from the   Team Rubus blog
Strawberry farmer interview

Views from the Field popular

The video series “Views from the Field” interviews three different strawberry growers in North Carolina who have experience using soil management practices like crop rotation, cover crops and compost to improve soil health.  MORE » – from   Strawberry Growers Information

Nutsedge is up, more at 11….

As I was walking across campus today I found the first true sign that spring is here — purple nutsedge was up and growing.  That’s a sure signal that more nutsedge and spring MORE »

Growing Bloodroot

Growing Bloodroot? popular

We often receive questions on how to grow Bloodroot. Margaret and Alison, with the NC Alternative Crops and Organics program, produced this very practical educational video on how to grow bloodroot. While the MORE »

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Arboretum Guided TourSun Jul 5, 2015 Today
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Tour begins at the Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 1 hour ago
Arboretum Guided TourSun Jul 5, 2015 Today
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Tour begins at the Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 3 hours away
Plantsmen's TourTue Jul 7, 2015
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
Tour begins at the Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 2 days away
Plantsmen's TourTue Jul 7, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Tour begins at the Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 2 days away
Arboretum Guided TourSun Jul 12, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Tour begins at the Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 7 days away
Arboretum Guided TourSun Jul 12, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Tour begins at the Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 1 week away
Tomato Grafting Field Day & Taste TestTue Jul 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
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Arboretum Guided TourSun Jul 19, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Tour begins at the Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
— 2 weeks away
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