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Strawberry Diseases and Their Control – Gardening Tips

Diseases are an important limiting factor in strawberry production in North Carolina. Control of these diseases involves a total cultural and disease prevention program. This program includes cultivar selection, use of certified planting stock, replacement of plants every 2 to 3 years, soil fumigation prior to planting, thinning plant stands after each harvest season plus disease, insect and weed control. Fungicide sprays are usually necessary prior to and during harvest to control fruit rot diseases. source
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How to Get Strawberry Seeds and Grow It – Gardening Tips

Strawberries are available at grocery stores, but you can produce strawberries for far less by planting a few seeds. Strawberry plants (Fragaria) are hardy in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 3 through 10, depending on the variety. Strawberries picked fresh from the vine yield the healthiest, most viable seeds. Strawberry seeds are located around the exterior of the flesh, though not necessarily where you think they are! Strawberries aren't actually berries, and what you think are the seeds...
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How to Manage Strawberry Runners – Square Foot Gardening

Managing strawberry runners is a key to cultivating the plant in square foot or traditional gardening. In square foot gardening, the instructions are to remove all the runners. I would be happy to do this and harvest more fruit, but I want more plants. In this video I try different methods like cups, cutting and transplanting, and letting them go wild. Which method works best? You'll have to watch to find out. source
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