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Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Guide to Deciding When to Start and Stop Irrigation for Frost Protection of Fruit Crops

The decisions of when to turn an irrigation system on and off for frost protection …

Commercial Production of Staked Tomatoes in the Southeast

This production guide covers all aspects of commercial staked tomato production--from varieties and transplants to …

5 days ago

Conservation Tillage on Organic Farms

This online publication describes how cover crops affect the soil, how to establish cover crops, …

5 days agoCEFS

Soil pH Management for Fraser Fir Christmas Tree Production

This publication offers a discussion on how to lime Fraser fir Christmas trees. Fraser fir …

5 days agoSoilFacts

Fusilade II (fluazifop-P-butyl)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Fusilade II (fluazifop-P-butyl).

Figure 1. Miner bee nest in log cabin.

Miner Bees

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and management of miner bees, a pest of …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Photo of Sycamore displaying scorch symptoms.

Scorch Diseases on Shade Trees

Scorch or marginal burning on leaves of shade trees is an old problem. Only in …

Fire ants have two nodes or humps

Red Imported Fire Ants in the Landscape

This Entomology Insect Note discusses how to control fire ants in the homeowner's yard.

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes