Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Subscribe by RSS RSS Icon

Specialty Crops

Cover photo for Important Farm Info Ahead of Irma

Important Farm Info Ahead of Irma

Please see a news release below from the NCDA&CS, which details the temporary suspensions of the weighing of vehicles …

Cover photo for Northeast Ag Expo

Northeast Ag Expo

The 2017 Northeast Ag Expo will be held on Thursday, July 27 beginning at 8:00am. This year’s event is hosted by …

Cover photo for Currituck Agriculture Survey

Currituck Agriculture Survey

Your help is needed to create an Agricultural Development Plan for Currituck County. This plan will contain the current …

Cover photo for Report to the People

Report to the People

NC State Extension in Currituck County will hold their annual “Report to the People” on Monday, April 18 at …

Cover photo for Home Gardening Workshop

Home Gardening Workshop

The Extension Master Gardeners of Currituck and Dare Counties will be conducting a Home Gardening Workshop providing information to …

Cover photo for Call for Vendors

Call for Vendors

2016 Currituck Home, Flower, and Garden Show The Currituck County Extension Master Gardeners are hosting the 2016 Currituck County …

Cover photo for Healthy Video Series

Healthy Video Series

Are you looking to make 2016 a great year? Do you want to look and feel better? Have more …

Recent Publications related to Specialty Crops

Asparagus Crown Production

Producing asparagus crowns for sale or use is simple and profitable. Careful attention to details …

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This factsheet covers downy mildew disease in cucurbits, including identification, transmission and disease management and …

Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for Governments

This publication serves as a guide on building local food economies for planners, economic developers, …

2 weeks ago

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

1/26/18

Sweet Corn Production

Field corn was grown in North America before 200 BC. Field corn is produced primarily …

Insect Control

This publication covers insect control in a variety of crops, as well as household pests.

1/8/18

Herbicide Injury - Gramoxone (Paraquat)

Gramoxone herbicide injury is described.

Fire Blight

This apple pathology factsheet describes fire blight in apple, including identification and disease management.