Expanding Bramble Production in NC with Emphasis on Food and Water Quality

Year Funded

2008

Amount

$261,946.00

Develops and further expands bramble (blueberry, raspberry, blackberry) production research and testing at state research stations integrating good agricultural practices, studying the use of high tunnels to extend growing season, and implementing water quality improvements. Result will be better testing on varieties which farmers can grow and expand production.

Ms. Debbie Robertson
NCDA&CS Research Stations Division 1001 Mail Service Center Raleigh, NC 27699