Irma brought damage to virtually every pecan orchard in the state, significantly weakening what was a strong 2017 pecan crop.
Hurricane Irma brought terrific damage to the Southeast, including to agriculture. Preliminary observations point to considerable losses.
As harvest approaches, Southeast farmers do not need mega storm Hurricane Irma. Major agricultural production at risk.
At North Carolina State University, Hamid Ashrafi is busy breeding better blueberries.