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Online Pesticide Credit Opportunities

There are now “Online Credit Options Available” for pesticide training. This is a great opportunity if you’re searching for …

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2020 Pesticide School- POSTPONED

Manteo, NC – The Spring 2020 Pesticide Safety School Schedule is now available for registrants who are seeking initial …

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Report to the People

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Dare County invites you to attend our annual Report to the People, Tuesday, February 4, …

Glyphosate Questions?

In light of the recent jury based court decision in California, N.C. Cooperative Extension agents and NC State University …

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New Ag Tech in Dare County

We are happy to announce Amy Jordan as our new Agricultural Technician Program Assistant. She is a recent transplant …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Euonymus scale females have oystershell-shaped armor.

Euonymus Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of euonymus scale, insect pests of …

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Entomolphthora fungus causes seedcorn maggot flies

Fungus-Infected Seedcorn Maggot Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of fungus-infected seedcorn maggot flies, an …

5 hours agoEntomology Insect Notes
Twobanded Japanese weevil

Twobanded Japanese Weevil

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the twobanded Japanese weevil, an …

5 hours agoEntomology Insect Notes
Indian wax scales lay hundreds of eggs.

Indian Wax Scale Insect

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of Indian wax scale, a tiny …

5 hours agoEntomology Insect Notes
Ivyleaf speedwell growth habit.

Ivyleaf Speedwell

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of ivyleaf speedwell.

2 days agoTurfFiles
Common lespedeza growth habit.

Common Lespedeza

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of common lespedeza.

2 days agoTurfFiles
Fine fescue ligule

Fine Fescue

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fine fescue.

2 days agoTurfFiles

Organic Lawn Care: A Guide to Organic Lawn Maintenance and Pest Management for North Carolina

This guide to lawn maintenance for North Carolina contains information on establishing a new lawn, …

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