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Cover photo for Exobasidium Disease in Blueberries

Exobasidium Disease in Blueberries

I recently visited a small Chatham County blueberry farm and found some of the bushes were infected with Exobasidium, …

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 …

Cover photo for National Survey of Organic Farmers

National Survey of Organic Farmers

Press release from the Organic Farming Research Foundation: Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) Kicks Off 2015 National Survey of Organic …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Figure 1. Adult fungus gnat.

Fungus Gnats Indoors

This Entomology Insect Note provides information on the identification and control of fungus gnats in …

1 week agoHousehold Pests
White grub

White Grubs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of white grubs and addresses how to control them as …

1 week agoTurfFiles
Club-roots on a grass treated with prodiamine

Root Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of root-inhibiting herbicide injuries.

Herbicide Injury – ACCase Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a lipid biosynthesis (Acetyl CoA carboxylase or ACCase) inhibitor …

Symptoms of black root rot on rose

Black Root Rot on Ornamental Plants

Black root rot impacts a range of woody and herbaceous ornamental plant species primarily in …

2021 Cotton Information

2021 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make …

2/9/21

Cotton Terminology

This publication, chapter 16 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, is a glossary of terms …

2/9/21

Cotton Classification

This publication, chapter 15 of the 2021 Cotton Information handbook, provides information about the classing …

2/9/21