Jul 10, 2023
Findings from a new study could help researchers breed genetically improved Sitka spruce trees resistant to a nibbling insect.
Jul 5, 2023
The study underscores the complex challenges facing efforts to ensure our continued access to a critical agricultural and industry resource.
Jun 14, 2023
Doherty will study how plants can be used to mine rare earth elements during a six-month Fulbright Award at the University of York this winter.
May 24, 2023
Imani Madison won the 2022 Kenneth R. Keller Research Award for her research on how stress and other external factors affect the development of plant cell tissues.
Apr 27, 2023
12 NC State Extension agents were selected from a competitive pool to beta-test N.C. PSI technology in the field.
Apr 20, 2023
In a new Earth Day broadcast special, PBS NC examines natural solutions to carbon removal and carbon capture to mitigate North Carolina’s evolving climate impacts. The special feature N.C. PSI faculty, Alex Woodley.
In this episode of Farms, Food and You, we’ll dig deep into A.I. and other technology utilized in agricultural research with Jevon Smith, a research computing manager for the N.C. Plant Sciences Initiative.
Apr 12, 2023
The patch can be applied to the leaves of plants to monitor crops for different pathogens – such as viral and fungal infections – and stresses such as drought or salinity.
Apr 3, 2023
Researchers provide open-access tool to capture new data on a global plant destroyer, Phytophthora.
Apr 1, 2023
Regenerative agriculture: It’s a buzzword that’s easy to sell but hard to define. Regenerative agriculture’s professed goal is to use the soil and environmental ecosystem—rather than conventional fertilizers and tillage—to…