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Dr. Michael L. Parker
Associate Professor

Dr. Michael Parker

Contact Information

Department of Horticultural Science
150 Kilgore Hall, Campus Box 7609
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7609

Office Phone: 919.515.1198
Fax: 919.515.7747
E-mail: mike_parker@ncsu.edu

General Information

Ph.D., 1989, Michigan State University

Extension and research responsibilities for tree fruit. Research program includes apple rootstocks, peaches and alternative tree fruit crops, primarily applied in nature. Research interests are in the area of cultural management strategies, rootstock performance in the southeast, peach thinning, planting systems and orchard floor management.