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5-Day Weather Update

Dear all, When I visited a grower today in the Murphy, NC area, I saw that the buds on his …

Upcoming Grape Events This Year

Dear all! Here a list of upcoming grape events this year! Feb 21: Muscadine Pruning and Production workshop for Master Gardener …

NC Muscadine Association Membership

Dear all, The former president of the NC Muscadine Grape Association, Whit Jones, has approached me with the request to …

Muscadine Grower Survey

Dear Muscadine Grower Community, Thank you again for having me on last Saturdays’ meeting. I have enjoyed it a lot …

Recent Publications related to Specialty Crops

Septoria spore production on underside of tomato leaf

Septoria Leaf Spot of Tomato

This factsheet covers the identification and control of septoria leaf spot of tomatoes.

Triclopyr spray drift on rose one day after treatment.

Synthetic Auxins

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a synthetic auxin (SA) herbicide injury.


The kiwifruit is a large, woody, deciduous vine native to the Yangtze Valley of China. …

Spittlebug nymphs.

Spittlebug in Strawberries

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

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Strawberry rootworm adult.

Strawberry Rootworm in Strawberry

This factsheet describes the biology and management of strawberry rootworm beetles in strawberries.

2 weeks agoStrawberry Insects
Photo of lesions on a potato and a stem.

Potato Late Blight

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of potato late blight.

Comparison of healthy plant with P deficient plant.

Phosphorus Deficiency of Carinata

In this Brassica carinata (Ethiopian mustard) update, we highlight the symptoms of nitrogen deficiency. These …

disease symptoms on a plant

Marchitez de Fusarium en sandía

Esta Hoja de Datos de Patología Vegetal fue publicada en inglés en 2015 por la …