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Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Dr. Rajan Parajuli joined the NCSU Extension Forestry team on January 2.

New Year, New Specialist

NC State University Extension Forestry is beginning 2018 by welcoming a new Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Forest …

Online Forest Health Maps Released

August 1, 2014 North Carolina Forest Service Contact: Robert Trickel A new web site containing forest health maps has been developed by …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Containers

Treating Individual Containers with Herbicides

Research has shown that up to 75% of the preemergence herbicides broadcast-applied to container nursery …

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Sureguard (flumioxazin)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Sureguard (flumioxazin).

Lontrel (clopyralid)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Lontrel (clopyralid).

Surflan (oryzalin)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Surflan (oryzalin).

Figure 1. Life cycle of the azalea lace bug.

Lace Bugs

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of lace bugs, including the azalea …

Figure 1. Adult moth of the azalea leafminer.

Azalea Leafminer

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the azalea leafminer.

Figure 1. Properly identify plant material by genus and species.

Suggested Good Agricultural and Collection Practices for North Carolina Medicinal Herbs

This publication provides introductory information about growing and wild-harvesting medicinal herbs in North Carolina. The …

6 days ago

Ginseng Production Guide for North Carolina

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

6 days ago