JC Raulston Arboretum’s New Grand Entrance Open Every Day of the Year
Fun for people of all ages and free to the public, NC State's JC Raulston Arboretum is ready to debut its unique new pedestrian gate.
Horticulture team ranks high at national competition
From landscape design to small engine repair, NC State horticulture students demonstrated their wide-ranging expertise and nabbed some of the top honors at the 40th Annual National Collegiate Landscape Competition from March 16-19 at Mississippi State University. The team placed seventh overall of […]
All-America Selections Breeders Cup Award presented to Dr. Randy Gardner
Gardner is a renowned tomato breeder, with more than 32 years’ experience at the Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center in Mills River.
Tom Ranney named JC Raulston Distinguished Professor
The goal of the professorship is to enhance the global research, teaching and extension programs in the Department of Horticultural Science, with a special emphasis on the JC Raulston Arboretum.
Built for use
New and renovated flora and fauna research facilities will bolster college programs that support the state’s economy.
Walter A. Skroch Inducted into Western N.C. Agricultural Hall of Fame
As professor of Horticultural Science, Skroch developed management programs that have saved millions of tons of soil, reduced vegetation management costs, reduced pesticide use, increased wildlife habitat and increased species biodiversity throughout North Carolina and beyond.
A Rosy Day for the 2015 Gala in the Garden
This year’s gala theme was Stop and Smell the Roses, in commemoration of the completion of the Finley-Nottingham Rose Garden, which has been moved and enlarged.
‘Almanac Gardener’ enters new season
“Almanac Gardener,” a weekly horticulture program of UNC-TV and North Carolina Cooperative Extension, begins its 32nd season this Saturday (April 4).
Top-Notch: NC State hosts national “Olympics of landscaping”
The CALS Horticultural Science Department hosted this year’s renewal of the annual PLANET competitive training and career recruitment event that drew more than 850 college students from 65 of the nation’s top horticulture and landscape programs.
A Garden Festival for All Ages Returns to the JC Raulston Arboretum April 11
Residents from across the Triangle can celebrate the return of spring in a big way at the third annual Raulston Blooms!