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Cucurbit downy mildew on cucumber

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of cucurbit downy mildew.

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Map of the distribution of fire ants in the United States

Red Imported Fire Ant in North Carolina

This publication discusses the biology and spread of fire ants and the various methods that …

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A pest control technician treating the exterior of a house

Tips on Selecting Pest Control Services

Pest management involves more than just applying pesticides. This publication provides advice on how to …

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Figure 1. Ash whitefly adult and nymphs.

Ash Whitefly in North Carolina

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the ash whitefly, an insect …

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Figure 1. Japanese beetle.

Management of Adult Japanese Beetles For Commercial Nursery and Landscape Operations

This entomology insect note describes the management of Japanese beetles in commercial nursery and landscape …

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Figure 1. Crapemyrtle aphids.

Crapemyrtle Aphid

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the crapemyrtle aphid, a common …

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Photo of a red imported fire ant worker.

Fire Ants in Strawberries

This factsheet provides information on the red imported fire ant and its impact on North …

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Japanese Maple Scale, Lopholeucaspis japonica (Cockerell), Hemiptera: Diaspididae

Japanese maple scale is an exotic, armored scale insect pest of several ornamental trees and …