Starting and Managing Your Blueberry Patch

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The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service will be holding a free seminar on how to establish and maintain your blueberry patch. This event will be held online Monday, February 22, 2021, from 6–7:30 p.m. via Zoom.

This seminar is geared for those new to growing blueberries or desiring to brush up on the basics. Participants will learn about site selection and preparation, proper soil and plant fertility needs, spacing, weed control, choosing the right cultivars, pruning, harvesting, and more. Finally, we will discuss the most common disease and insect problems and their possible control options.

Register online via Eventbrite

For more information, contact the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Macon County Center at 828-349-2046 or email Christy Bredenkamp at clbreden@ncsu.edu.

Dr. Bill Cline, NCSU Blueberry Specialist, sharing tips on how to prune blueberries.

Dr. Bill Cline, NC State University Blueberry Specialist, sharing tips on how to prune blueberries.