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Recent Publications related to Specialty Crops

Fresh Market Tomato Production Piedmont and Coastal Plain of North Carolina

The tomato is a warm season crop. With special production practices you can produce your …

Graph of cost per acre (y-axis) and drain spacing (x-axis)

Agricultural Subsurface Drainage Cost in North Carolina

Subsurface drainage is beneficial to agricultural lands by improving crop yield and eliminating prolonged wet …

3 days ago
cutworm larva

Cutworms in Strawberries

This factsheet describes the biology and management of cutworms in strawberries.

1 week ago

Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden

Much success in growing tomatoes can be attributed to use of a few proven techniques. …

Western flower thrips

Flower Thrips in Strawberries

This factsheet describes the biology and management of thrips in strawberries.

2 weeks ago
Sap beetle larvae

Sap Beetles in Strawberries

This factsheet describes sap beetles and their impact on North Carolina strawberries.

2 weeks ago
cyclamen mite damage

Cyclamen Mites in Strawberries

This factsheet describes the biology and management of cylamen mites in strawberries.

2 weeks ago
Photo of field cricket.

Crickets in Strawberries

This factsheet provides information on crickets and their impact on North Carolina strawberries.

2 weeks ago