Skip to main content

Specialty Crops

en Español

El inglés es el idioma de control de esta página. En la medida en que haya algún conflicto entre la traducción al inglés y la traducción, el inglés prevalece.

Al hacer clic en el enlace de traducción se activa un servicio de traducción gratuito para convertir la página al español. Al igual que con cualquier traducción por Internet, la conversión no es sensible al contexto y puede que no traduzca el texto en su significado original. NC State Extension no garantiza la exactitud del texto traducido. Por favor, tenga en cuenta que algunas aplicaciones y/o servicios pueden no funcionar como se espera cuando se traducen.

English is the controlling language of this page. To the extent there is any conflict between the English text and the translation, English controls.

Clicking on the translation link activates a free translation service to convert the page to Spanish. As with any Internet translation, the conversion is not context-sensitive and may not translate the text to its original meaning. NC State Extension does not guarantee the accuracy of the translated text. Please note that some applications and/or services may not function as expected when translated.

Collapse ▲

Learn More Using the Resources Below

    County Extension Programs

    Information Portals

    More Extension Programs at NC State University

    National Cooperative Extension Project Sites

    Partnerships and Organizations

    Publications, Information, and News

    Recent Publications related to Specialty Crops

    luffa gourds growing on a trellis

    Commercial Luffa Sponge Gourd Production

    Luffa are tropical, vining plants that produce large fruits similar to cucumbers. When young and …

    Symptoms of wilt and root rot caused by Pythium sp.

    Pythium Root and Crown Rot of Industrial Hemp

    This factsheet discusses pythium root and crown rot in industrial hemp production.

    Photo of brown spot on tobacco leaf

    Brown Spot of Tobacco

    Brown spot is a disease of increasing importance in flue cured tobacco production.This disease is …

    Close-up of crown of Palmar amaranth plant

    Weed Management in Watermelon

    This publication discusses weeds common to watermelon and how to control them. Weed management strategies …

    4 days ago
    meshed steel

    Soil-Less Substrates for Greenhouse Strawberry Production in the Southeastern US

    Soil-less growing practices have opened up new possibilities for many specialty crops, including strawberries. US …

    4 days ago

    Winterizing the Herb Garden

    If treated properly, many herb plants will survive in the garden for a number of …

    Weed Control Options for Strawberries on Plastic

    Growing strawberries as an annual crop on black plastic requires a different weed management strategy …

    Figure 1. Wilting of the aboveground tissue. All leaves are wilt

    Fusarium Wilt of Watermelon

    This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of Fusarium wilt of watermelon.