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Mr. Wayne E. Mitchem
Researcher and Extension Associate
Department of Horticultural Science
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center
455 Research Drive
Mills River, NC 28759
Office Phone: 704.276.1584
M.S., 1994, North Carolina State University
Extension responsibilities for weed management in tree fruit and vine crops in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. Address grower needs through production meetings, on-farm visits and demonstrations. Also responsible for updating recommendations in state and regional publications.
Research interests include herbicide screening for fruit crops and weed/crop interactions as it relates to critical weed-free periods for fruit.