May 26, 2023
Department of Horticultural Science graduate students Jack Bobo and Patrick Veazie were recently been recognized by the American Floral Endowment for their accomplishments and contributions to the industry. Jack Bobo,…
May 5, 2023
Researchers are examining how growers can control weeds and soilborne pathogens through steam and alternative chemicals.
Apr 10, 2023
Where do people, plants and profit converge? Assistant Professor Melinda Knuth and her lab study the intersections between horticulture, personal well-being and consumer interest.
Mar 8, 2023
Heeduk Oh is a doctoral student that researches how to improve shelf-life fruit quality in blueberries as part of a national team to strengthen Vaccinium industry production.
Feb 20, 2023
Horticulture graduate students won big at this year's National Sweetpotato Collaborators Group's annual meeting.
Feb 14, 2023
The Mason Pharr Symposium on “Education, Extension and Storytelling in Plant Science” will be hosted on Friday, March 24 at 9 a.m. at NC State’s Plant Sciences Building.
Jan 27, 2023
Anju Pandey is a doctoral student who researches tomato disease resistance breeding, a process by which tomatoes are selected based on their resistance to certain diseases.
Jan 23, 2023
Annie Vogel, a doctoral student researcher, studies the way apples respond to different environmental factors and diseases.
Oct 25, 2022
Craig Yencho and Ken Pecota of the Sweetpotato Breeding and Genetics Programs were both honored with the Innovator of the Year award.
Oct 7, 2022
Ph.D. student Modesta Abugu is researching flavor compounds in sweetpotatoes with a goal of increasing consumption and improving global nutrition security.