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Wheel bug nymphs emerging.

Birth of an Assassin!

The wheel bug, Arilus cristatus, is North Carolina’s largest assassin bug. It gets its name from the prominent spiny …

American lady butterfly on blazing star (Liatris ligulistylus).

Two Pollinator Garden Tours in August!

The month of August presents two opportunities to learn about creating pollinator habitat! Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

3 weeks ago
Symptomatic pepper

Anthracnose of Pepper

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

erect growth habit.  resembling a mulberry tree seedling

Mulberryweed (Fatoua villosa)

This publication covers the identification, distribution and control of mulberryweed, an erect, branching, summer annual …

Landscape Management Calendar

This poster-sized landscape management calendar is a guide to keeping your landscape healthy with sound …

5/21/21