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Caneberry Nursery List

The North American Raspberry and Blackberry Association has just published the annual nursery list for 2019-2020. This includes types …

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White Drupelets?

Conditions are favorable for white drupelets occurring on blackberry and raspberry fruit this week. I have already gotten calls this …

Ervin Lineberger

Blackberry on-Farm Field Day

Blackberry On-Farm Field Day From: Daniel Shires, Area Ag. Extension Agent When: Friday October 10, 2014 Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Killdeer …

Buds Look Good

Follow this link to a post about buds after freeze. …

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2014 Starting Off COLD

2014 Starting off COLD January 1, 2014 Blackberry Crop Update: Short version: Buds are tight and still developing. Chilling has not been met …

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Blackberry and Raspberry Seasonal Checklist

Blackberry and Raspberry Seasonal Checklist Winter 2013-14 Gina Fernandez, Small Fruit Specialist North Carolina State University This checklist was originally developed for blackberry …

Gray Mold in Caneberries

Recent cool and wet weather has resulted in the appearance of gray mold in the ripening blackberry crop. Here …

Natchez Overcropping

Over the past week, I have gotten a few calls about Natchez plants with lots of fruit and not …

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Black Cohosh (Actaea racemosa L.)

Black cohosh is a member of the Ranunculaceae family. It is a native medicinal plant …

Guide to Deciding When to Start and Stop Irrigation for Frost Protection of Fruit Crops

The decisions of when to turn an irrigation system on and off for frost protection …

Commercial Production of Staked Tomatoes in the Southeast

This production guide covers all aspects of commercial staked tomato production--from varieties and transplants to …

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Conservation Tillage on Organic Farms

This online publication describes how cover crops affect the soil, how to establish cover crops, …

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Soil pH Management for Fraser Fir Christmas Tree Production

This publication offers a discussion on how to lime Fraser fir Christmas trees. Fraser fir …

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Fusilade II (fluazifop-P-butyl)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Fusilade II (fluazifop-P-butyl).

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Miner Bees

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and management of miner bees, a pest of …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
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Scorch Diseases on Shade Trees

Scorch or marginal burning on leaves of shade trees is an old problem. Only in …