Resources for North Carolina Cooperative Extension
|Integrated Pest Management Peanut Scouting Manual||
In the competitive global peanut market, you need to lower production costs. At the same time, you also need to keep pesticide residues in peanuts to a minimum; protect rivers, streams, and lakes from runoff; and prevent chemicals from leaching through the soil to groundwater. Using IPM to protect crops only from pests that are likely to cause economic losses is a good way to meet these goals.
|May 12, 2020||444-126|
|COVID-19 Seguridad De Alimentos: ¿Me Debo Preocupar Del Coronavirus En Las Frutas Y Verduras ?||Jun 3, 2020||FST-368-15ANP|
|Vertical Gardening Using Trellises, Stakes, and Cages||
Vertical gardening is the practice of “gardening up,” in which a variety of structures are used to elevate plant growth to take advantage of vertical space. Vertical gardening is well-suited to urban areas where space is limited and gardeners are interested in using space most efficiently. Balconies, decks, patios, windowsills, fence lines, and backyard gardens are excellent places to practice vertical gardening. This publication will describe the use of vertical gardening techniques to get the most out of growing vegetables and other plants in these small spaces.
|Jun 17, 2020||HORT-189NP|