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Ornamental Vines and Their Uses

Vines serve many useful landscaping purposes and are excellent to use where space is limited, as dividers or barriers. …

High Tunnel Workshop Flyer

High Tunnel Workshop

If you are interested in high tunnels and would like more information and experience building these structures, come join N.C. …

Stop Crape Murder!

Topping trees is something we often see with large shade trees and it is never a recommended pruning practice. …

Houseplants and Orchid Program

Now that fall is in the air, you may be thinking about bringing in houseplants that you moved outside …

Phenology and MG Ed Program

According to the USA National Phenology Network, Phenology refers to key seasonal changes in plants and animals from year to year …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Weed Management on Organic Farms

Organic farmers cite weed management as their number one research priority. This publication in the …

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Compost Production and Use in Sustainable Farming Systems

This field note for farmers published by the Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) describes …

Composting on Organic Farms

This publication describes the composting process, how to make compost that meets National Organic Program …

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Peach Cultivars

The purpose of this bulletin is to summarize the specific characteristics of the cultivars released …

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Weed Management in Lettuce

Weed competition in lettuce reduces both yield and head quality. This cool-season crop faces competition …

Weed Management in Onions

Most commercial onions produced in North Carolina are seeded in the fall and harvested in …

Weed Management in Collards, Kale, Mustard, and Turnip Greens

Cool-season leafy greens face a different weed spectrum than warm-season crops. The presence of weeds …

Weed Management in Broccoli, Cabbage, and Cauliflower

Keeping weeds out early in the season is very important for cole crops that are …