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Beech blight aphids (Grylloprociphilus imbricator) on a beech twig. Photo:SD Frank

Beech Blight Aphids

You might notice twigs on beech trees covered in a woolly sleeve. Get closer and it will begin to …

Oak lace bug adults, nymphs, and eggs on the underside of an oak leaf. Photo: SD Frank

Oak Lace Bug Damage

Oak lace bugs (Corythucha arcuata), like other lace bugs, cause stippling on leaves. Oak lace bugs, of course, feed …

Recent Publications related to Forest Resources

Figure 1. Cross-laminated timber assembly.

Mass Timber Products: Innovative Wood-Based Building Materials

This publication explores innovative uses for mass timber in wood-based building materials. These mass timber …

6 days ago

Economic Contribution of the Forest Sector in North Carolina, 2016

This publication discusses contributions the forest sector makes to the North Carolina economy.

2 weeks ago
Figure 1. IRS 2018 Form 1099-S.

New Reporting Rules for Lump-Sum Timber Sales

On May 28, 2009, new rules for reporting of lump-sum timber sales went into effect. …

2 weeks ago

Christmas Trees

This crop-specific handout lists pesticides used in Christmas tree production with toxicity levels and restricted …

2017 Quick Guide to Forestry Herbicides Used for Softwood and Hardwood Site Preparation and Release

A quick guide providing commonly used herbicides used in forest site preparation and release treatments. …

7/19/18
Figure 1. Forestland subject to county and municipal planning ju

Zoning and Land Use Regulation of Forestry

This publication discusses how zoning and land use regulations impact the practice of forestry in …

Pie chart of 2014 Renewable Energy Credits (REC) purc

Economic Value of Biomass Facilities Contributing to North Carolina’s Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard (REPS)

This publication discusses the economic value of facilities that generate power using biomass contribute to …

7/19/18