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How to Protect Your Trees When Hanging a Hammock – 2020 Guide

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During a hot summer day, one of the best ways to relax is to lie in a hammock under the shade of two trees. However, there is …


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 …


Tree Care Tips for Summer 2020

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During the summer, it is important to take care of your plants for various reasons. You need your trees ready for the long hot season and …

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How to Successfully Grow Seedless Watermelon

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Seedless watermelon growth requires much more management and attention to detail, than the growing and production of regular seeded watermelons. Some extra steps are necessary to …


Verticillium Wilt of Tomato is the Pest of the Month

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Despite the name Verticillium wilt tomato, the first symptoms of this pest on a tomato are the characteristic V-shaped lesions on the lower leaflets or leaves. …


A Passion For Apples

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“Our regret is that we had not started this business a whole lot earlier in life,” Dorie said. “We moved here from Florida, wanting to start …


Sweet Smell of Garlic Success

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Garlic may not be a major crop for New Jersey farms, but for a few select New Jersey growers, however, garlic growing has led to the …


Issues Faced by Citrus Producers in Florida

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Ask the question, “What is the biggest current concern for citrus producers in Florida?” and it is almost a guarantee that citrus greening or Huanglongbing (HLB) …