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Heavy Metal Soil Testing for Hemp

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2019 CONTACT: Dr. David Hardy, Ph.D., N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, Agronomic Services Division 919-733-2655 NCDA&CS heavy metal …

Field of Echinacea plants

A Visit to the Gaia Herb Farm

Gaia Herb Farm is a well known company in western North Carolina. They have a large farm and processing …

Cover photo for Growing Radishes in Western North Carolina

Growing Radishes in Western North Carolina

The Southeastern Extension Vegetable Workers (SEVEW) is a group of extension horticulturists, entomologists, plant pathologists, weed scientists, and soil …

Recent Publications related to Specialty Crops

Phytophthora shoot blight on annual vinca

Phytophthora Blight and Root Rot on Annuals and Herbaceous Perennials

Identification and management of Phytophthora in annuals and herbaceous perennials in greenhouses and in the …

Figure 1. Two sweet basil leaf types produced out Of the same pa

North Carolina Basil Production Guide

This publication specifically discusses fresh-market basil, examining the selection, production, harvesting and marketing of the …

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Western flower thrips

Flower Thrips in Strawberries

This factsheet describes the biology and management of thrips in strawberries.

2/26/19
cyclamen mite damage

Cyclamen Mites in Strawberries

This factsheet describes the biology and management of cylamen mites in strawberries.

2/26/19
cutworm larva

Cutworms in Strawberries

This factsheet describes the biology and management of cutworms in strawberries.

2/26/19
Spittlebug nymphs.

Spittlebug in Strawberries

This publication describes the spittlebug and its impacts on the North Carolina strawberry crop.

2/26/19
Sap beetle larvae

Sap Beetles in Strawberries

This factsheet describes sap beetles and their impact on North Carolina strawberries.

2/26/19
Adult tarnished plant bug.

Tarnished Plant Bug in Strawberries

This factsheet describes tarnished plat bugs, also known as lygus bugs, and their impact on …

2/26/19