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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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North Carolina Basil Production Guide

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Ginseng Production Guide for North Carolina

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of cucurbit downy mildew.

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Hop Downy Mildew

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of hop downy mildew.

Basil downy mildew

Basil Downy Mildew

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of basil downy mildew.