Control de Plagas Agrícolas, Manejo Integrado de Plagas (MIP), Control Orgánico Plagas

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Organic Gardening

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction History Principles of Organic Gardening Soil Management and Fertility Organic and Inorganic (Mineral) Soil Amendments Fertility Management Weeds as Indicators of Soil Condition Cover Crops and Green Manures Pest Management Weed Management...
Aimee Colf
Lucy Bradley
Frank Louws
David Orr
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

  Central North Carolina is a wonderful place to garden. Almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully provided you choose appropriate varieties and plant at the right time. The climate, the season, and potential pests all affect the selection of what and when to plant.
Lucy Bradley
Chris Gunter
Julieta Sherk
Liz Driscoll
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

  The North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual provides extension specialists and agents, researchers, and professionals in the agriculture industry with information on the selection, application, and safe and proper use of agricultural chemicals. The manual is revised annually...
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, North Carolina State University
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Plants Grown in Containers

  Table of Contents:  Objectives Introduction Start with High-Quality Plants Transporting Plants Selecting a Container Material Weight Color Drainage Size Potting Mixes, Substrates, or Growing Media Qualties of Good Growing Media Potting Plants Repotting Nutrient Management​...
Diane Mays
Kim Richter
Lucy Bradley
Julie Sherk
Mark Kistler
Joe Neal
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Small Fruits

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction Strawberries Blackberries and Raspberries (Brambles or Caneberries) Blueberries Grapes Kiwis Case Study—Think IPM: Berry Problems Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text Hyperlinks For More Information NC State and NC...
Gina Fernandez
Bill Cline
Bill Cline
Hannah Burrack
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook: Tree Fruit and Nuts

  Table of Contents: Objectives Introduction Selecting and Placing Fruit and Nut Trees in a Home Landscape Site Selection Regional Considerations Tree Selection Cultural Practices Planting Nutrient Management Mulch Pruning and Training Factors Affecting Fruiting Pollination Pruning...
Michael L. Parker
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's Guide

  Vegetable gardening consists of selecting a site, planning the garden, preparing the soil, choosing the seeds and plants, planting a crop, and nurturing the plants until they are ready for harvest. The end result is fresh produce to eat, share, or sell. Anyone who is willing to invest some...
Shawn Banks
Lucy Bradley
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Parámetros Poblcionales del Insecto Acanthoscelides obtectus (Say.) en Granos de Cinco Cultivares de Frijol (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)

  Acanthoscelides obtectus (Coleoptera, Bruchidae) es un insecto fitófago que consume granos de frijol (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) en condiciones de almacenamiento, principalmente en regiones de clima templado, por lo que es necesario conocer los parámetros...
Jorge Vera-Graziano
Serafín Cruz-Izquierdo
Agrociencia

Early Blight of Tomato

  Glomerella leaf spot and fruit rot is a devastating fungal disease of apple that results in premature defoliation and diminished fruit quality or unmarketable fruit. Additionally the disease may cause decreased winter hardiness and reduced crop return. While Glomerella leaf spot and fruit...
Sara Villani
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Glomerella Leaf Spot and Fruit Rot

  Glomerella leaf spot and fruit rot is a devastating fungal disease of apple that results in premature defoliation and diminished fruit quality or unmarketable fruit. Additionally the disease may cause decreased winter hardiness and reduced crop return. While Glomerella leaf spot and fruit...
Sara Villani
North Carolina Cooperative Extension