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4 Unique Examples of Recently Successful Food Marketing Strategies – 2020 Guide

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Food is more than just about fuel, it is an integral part of our lives and often accompanies much of the communication we do with others. Celebrations …

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Nuts You Can Grow in Your Backyard – 2020 Guide

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People are going absolutely bonkers for the sheer amount of nutritional value that’s to be found in nuts. They are full of healthy fats, high in …

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How to Grow Pineapples as Houseplants – 2020 Guide

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About Pineapples Pineapples are bromeliad plants, which means they are cousins to Spanish moss colorful houseplant bromeliads. They can absorb water and nutrients through their leaves, …

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Finding a New Orchard Crop – 2020 Guide

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Fruit, particularly tree fruit, is a long-term investment. Farmers need to balance looking ahead to what consumer demand will bring five years down the road with …

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Strong Apples and Great Expectations 2020

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Happiness to me is biting into an apple. It’s true about nature’s candy – an apple DOES keep the doctor away. And at my age, the …

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Fruit Trees: Thinning Young Fruit to Prevent Maintenance – 2020 Guide

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Fruit trees often set more fruit than they can support or develop adequately, especially if the trees were not properly pruned during the previous season. Excessive …

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Growing New Beginnings – 2020 Guide

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Before you can begin to plant your fruit, nut or berry orchard, much planning has already occurred. Site selection, water management, enterprise budgets, research on pest …

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Insects and Apples – 2020 Guide

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Each year, insects continue to challenge apple growers in western North Carolina. Marvin Owings, Extension director of the Henderson County Center, North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, …

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Pay Attention to Apple Tree Nutritional Needs – 2020 Guide

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When establishing a new orchard, growers are usually very diligent in identifying all the components needed for rapid tree establishment, including performing soil tests to determine …

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Stop Gray Mold on Strawberries – 2020 Guide

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Botrytis fruit rot, commonly called gray mold, damages an exceptionally wide range of hosts, including berries, ornamentals, and vegetables. Although numerous troublesome pathogens exist, Botrytis cinerea …

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Fall Activities at the Apple Orchard – 2020 Guide

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Cleaning up at the end of the growing season is often a chore that the producer would gladly ignore. The experts remind us that it is …

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Learn How To Grow Orange Trees In Containers At Home – 2020 Guide

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One of the most understated joys in life is growing your very own herb garden. It’s a charming and useful occupation with many benefits. Whether you’re …

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Fruit Quality Begins in the Orchard – 2020 Guide

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When it comes to defining fruit quality, growers might think a bit differently than consumers. “Fruit consumers are concerned with flavor, texture, the balance between sugar …

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Early-Season Peaches 2020

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No matter the industry, in business there’s always an advantage to being first on the market. In peaches, growers receive prices that are at least twice …