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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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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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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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Dr. Jeana Myers demonstrates the interactive topographic sand table in the Dig It exhibit at the NC Museum of Natural Science
Photo: Dr. Lise Jenkins, EMGV, Durham county

Digging in at Dig It popular

Dig It! The Secrets of Soil Exhibit open through August 16, 2015 Wake county’s Horticulture Extension Agent, Dr. Jeana Myers, toured the NC Museum of Natural Science special exhibit Dig It: The Secrets of MORE » – from   Gardening

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 »

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 Aug 2, 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.
— 20 hours away
Arboretum Guided TourSun Aug 2, 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.
— 24 hours away
Bats for Pest Control WorkshopMon Aug 3, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Silk Hope Farm Heritage Center, Silk Hope, NC
— 2 days away
Arboretum Guided TourSun Aug 9, 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.
— 1 week away
Arboretum Guided TourSun Aug 9, 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
NCSU 16th Annual Vermiculture ConferenceMon Aug 10 - Mon Aug 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
James B. Hunt Jr. Library, 1070 Partners Way, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 1 week away
NCSU 16th Annual Vermiculture ConferenceTue Aug 11 - Tue Aug 11, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
James B. Hunt Jr. Library, 1070 Partners Way, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 1 week away
Pollinator Garden TourWed Aug 12, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
480 Hillsboro St, Pittsboro, NC 27312, USA
— 2 weeks away
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