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Cover photo for Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short Course, March 7, New Bern Convention Center Designed to provide entrepreneurs research based technical training in the fundamentals …

Bagworm Control

Bagworm Control Over the last few weeks I have received several calls about little brown balls or bags hanging from …

Dogwood Problems in Columbus County

Over the last two weeks I have received numerous calls concerning “Dogwood Problems”. Dogwoods are great trees however from …

orange and yellow daylily

Divide Those Daylilies!

Has it been more than 4 years since you divided your daylilies? Then, now is the time to divide …

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Figure 1. A group of clover mites on grass

Clover Mites in Turf

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Figure 1. Cutworm larvae.

Cutworms in Turf

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Figure 2. Annual bluegrass weevil adult.

Annual Bluegrass Weevil in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the annual bluegrass weevil and addresses how to control …

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Figure 1. Fall armyworm larva.

Fall Armyworms in Turf

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Earthworms in Turf

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Figure 4. Formica subsericea.

Formica Ants in the Landscape

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of formica ants, an insect pest …

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Aphid.

Aphids on Ornamental Landscape Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of aphid pests of ornamental trees, …

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Crayfish have 10 legs with the first legs modified into pinchers

Crayfish in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of crayfish and addresses how to control it as an …

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