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Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Apprentice farmer harvesting carrots

2014 NC Farmer Survey

Are you, or do you know, a current or former North Carolina farmer selling locally? If so, please take a …

Growing Bloodroot

Growing Bloodroot?

We often receive questions on how to grow Bloodroot. Margaret and Alison, with the NC Alternative Crops and Organics …

Helping Farmers Make Choices

Durham County was built on tobacco. But for many years now, tobacco has been declining and the farm families …

Horticulture in Durham

Durham County has a vibrant horticultural industry, including landscaping, lawn maintenance, golf-courses, wholesale and retail nurseries, cutflower production, and …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Leaf spot.

Leaf Spot in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of leaf spot.

4 days agoTurfFiles
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 …

5 days agoChristmas Tree Notes
Dogwood borer adult

Dogwood Borer

Dogwood borer description, life history, damage, and control.

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Brown patch.

Brown Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of brown patch.

3 weeks agoTurfFiles

Algae in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of algae.

3 weeks agoTurfFiles
Anthracnose stand symptoms

Anthracnose in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of anthracnose.

3 weeks agoTurfFiles
Large patch stand symptoms.

Large Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of large patch.

3 weeks agoTurfFiles
Microdochium patch stand symptoms.

Microdochium Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of microdochium patch (pink snow mold).

3 weeks agoTurfFiles