Skip to main content

NC State Extension

Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Tropical Storm Isaias

Tropical Storm Isaias Dear all, Tropical Storm Isaias is approaching the East Coast with winds and rain this evening and tomorrow …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 6/13/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 6/13/2020 New Today: As the restaurants and other businesses are opening in North Carolina, the “Count On Me …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 06/05/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 06/05/2020 New Today: Government Resources: USDA has announced crops that will be eligible for assistance through the Coronavirus Food …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 5/22/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 5/22/2020 Wineries can Re-open in North Carolina: Based on new guidance (EO141 Guidance on Bars) issued today on …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 05/15/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 05/15/2020 News today: Viticulture: V-Credit Webinar organized by the NC Winegrowers Assoc. Monday, June 1, 2020; 10 a.m.–noon It is a …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 05/08/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 05/08/2020 New Today: In the Winery: Re’Wine’ing the clock: Webinar with Abby Snyder (Cornell), Beth Chang (VT) and …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 05/05/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 05/05/2020 News Today: Re-opening drafts from several states: Idaho Wine Commission Seneca Lake Winery Association Tennessee Farm Winegrowers Association Viticulture Webinars: If you …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/29/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/29/2020 News Today Economy: Result Summary of the Economic Impact Study at Wine America: 727 wineries in 45 states …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/23/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/23/2020 News Today: Take Our Survey! N.C. Cooperative Extension seeks to assess the impact of COVID-19 on the farming …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/20/20

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/20/20 News Today: COVID-19 Cash Flow Management podcast from the Eastern NY Veg Growers podcast NC Winegrowers FROST Survey! $ …

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 4/17/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Update 4/17/2020 News Today: Frost: Frost has caused a lot of damage in the Piedmont and Mountains over the past …

COVID-19 Viticulture Resources 4/14/2020

COVID-19 Viticulture Resources 4/14/2020 Updates will be posted every Tuesday and every Friday. A newsflash will be posted in between if we find …

Management of Spring-Frost in Grapes

Management of Spring-Frost in Grapes After yesterdays (4/10/2020) cold night, please assess the abundance and severity of potential frost damage …

Daily COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/10/2020

Daily COVID-19 Viticulture Update 04/10/2020 News Today: From NCSU Extension: Will the Coronavirus Pandemic Impact U.S. Food Supply Chain? From NCSU Extension: …

COVID-19 Daily Update Viticulture 04/07/2020

COVID-19 Daily Update Viticulture 04/07/2020 News today: Wineries: SBA Online EIDL Application ABC Regulatory Relief in additional categories Restaurant Workers Relief Fund helps restaurant …

COVID-19 Daily Viticulture Updates 04/06/2020

COVID-19 Daily Viticulture Updates 04/06/2020 News today: WINERIES are eligible for Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL)! SBA Online EIDL Application North Carolina COVID-19 …

COVID-19 Daily Viticulture Update 4/3/2020

COVID-19 Daily Viticulture Update 4/3/2020 Today’s Updates: Wine and Restaurant Business: NC Wine Guys: Comprehensive Database for NC Wineries!! Please enter your …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Fire Ants in Pastures

This publication discusses the biology, damage, and control of fire ants in pastures.

13 hours agoTurfFiles
ALS leaf with angular lesions

Angular Leafspot of Strawberry

Angular leaf spot is caused by the bacteria Xanthomonas fragariae and occurs frequently in North …

1 day ago
Balled and burlapped Fraser fir and white pine trees.

Selection and Care of Living Christmas Trees

One of the more enjoyable Christmas traditions is to replant a living Christmas tree into …

7 days agoChristmas Tree Notes

Soil pH Management for Fraser Fir Christmas Tree Production

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

1 week agoSoilFacts
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 …

1 week ago

Ginseng Production Guide for North Carolina

This publication discusses the best techniques for growing quality ginseng. It includes descriptions and stages …

1 week ago
Figure 7.

Site Preparation, Planting, and Establishment

This publication, chapter 4 of the 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide, discusses soil testing, …

1 week ago
Figure 6.

Site Selection

This publication, chapter 3 of the 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide, discusses the benefits …

1 week ago