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scale disease on bark

Managing Scale Insects

(Taken from the article written by Paige Burns, N.C. Cooperative Extension of Richmond County at Managing Scale Insects in …

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Turf Is Heating Up

Most homeowners in Pamlico County are familiar with fire ants, but you may have never heard of Chinch bugs. …

lawn with large patch disease

Spring Lawn Care

Over the past few weeks, the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Pamlico County office has received numerous inquiries regarding early …

lawn with large patch disease

Winter Lawn Care

Over the past several weeks the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Pamlico County office has had numerous calls related to …

up close picture of a pecan tree with pecans that are not ready

Fall of the Pecans

A common question over the past few weeks involves premature drop of pecans. Typically, mature pecans fall from trees …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Asian longhorned tick

Asian Longhorned Tick

The Asian longhorned tick is an invasive tick spreading throughout the eastern US. A native …

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Bipalium kewense, a large, brown, striped hammerhead flatworm

Terrestrial Flatworms, Land Planarians & Hammerhead Worms

This factsheet offers information on the identification and management of various flatworms that may be …

3 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
adult Asian longhorned beetle resting on a branch

Asian Longhorned Beetle

This factsheet offers information on the biology and management of the Asian longhorned beetle, an …

Leaf mottling and curling caused by infection with TMV

Viral Diseases of Tomato in the Greenhouse

This factsheet describes the symptoms and management of various viruses that can affect greenhouse tomato …

Symptomatic pepper

Anthracnose of Pepper

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of anthracnose of pepper.

Longitudinal brown streaks in the vascular tissue

Fusarium Wilt of Tomato

This disease factsheet describes Fusarium wilt of tomato. Symptoms, pathogen, environmental conditions, and management are …

Galls on kale roots

Clubroot of Brassicas

The pathogen, host plants, symptoms and management of clubroot, a disease of crucifer crops, are …

Homeowner’s Guide to Managing Diseases Using Fungicides, Bactericides, and Alternative Products

This publication provides homeowners with recommended chemical control options to use in combination with an …

6/7/21