NC State Extension

Nutrient Status and Sufficiency Levels for Floricane-fruiting Crop

Blackberry Tissue Analysis for Floricane-fruiting crop (courtesy of NCDA&CS Agronomic Division)

Monitoring Nutritional Status in Floricane-fruiting Cultivars. A review of blackberry industry soil nutrient recommendations and plant tissue sufficiency ranges that are suited to the floricane-fruiting industry. The goal being to develop soil fertility recommendations to optimize yield of floricane-fruiting cultivars and new plant tissue sufficiency ranges.

Nutritional Study of N.C. Blackberry Cultivars (courtesy of NCDA&CS Agronomic Division)

Determine the sufficiency range for nutrient concentrations in well-fertilized, healthy floricane-fruiting blackberry plant tissue under North Carolina conditions.