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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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Report to the People

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

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Hurricane Preparedness

A good rule of thumb with any potential disaster is to hope for the best, but plan for the …

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Become a Master Gardener!

Applications will be accepted for the 2019 Dare County Master Gardener program beginning November 2018. Is there a fee? The cost …

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Contaminated Organic Insecticide Products

The attachments listed below provide important information on recently detected contamination of organic insecticide products containing azadirachtin. Some of …

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Butterfly Garden

Part of the Outer Banks Arboretum and Teaching Garden in Kill Devil Hills is the Butterfly Garden, where you …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Two caterpillar larvae on a tobacco leaf.

Corn Earworm and Tobacco Budworm in Industrial Hemp

This factsheet discusses the biology, damage, and management of the corn earworm and tobacco budworm …

3 days ago
Many different aphids on a cannabis leaf

Cannabis Aphid in Industrial Hemp

This factsheet discusses the biology, damage, and management of the cannabis aphid in industrial hemp …

3 days ago
Figure 1. White patches of male tea scales.

Tea Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of tea scale, an insect pest …

Eastern subterranean termite soldier

Termites - Biology and Control

This publication discusses the biology, behavior, and control of termites.

1 week agoWood-Damaging Pests
Cucurbit downy mildew on cucumber

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

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

Figure 1. Wilting of the aboveground tissue. All leaves are wilt

Fusarium Wilt of Watermelon

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of Fusarium wilt of watermelon.

Light microscopy image of adult male root-knot nematode

Management of Root-Knot Nematodes in Bedding Plants

This publication discusses the symptoms, diagnosis, and management of root-knot nematodes in ornamental plants.

2 weeks ago
Moth resting on cloth

Green Cloverworm in Soybean

This Soybean Insect Factsheet describes the biology, identification, and control of green cloverworm in soybeans …