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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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Cucurbit downy mildew on cucumber

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

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

A carmine spider mite and eggs.

Carmine Mites in Stawberries

This publication covers carmine mites in strawberries and their impact in North Carolina.

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Chaetosiphon minor

Aphids in Strawberries

This factsheet describes aphid biology and management in strawberries.

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Leafrollers in Strawberries

This publication covers leafrollers in strawberries and their impact in North Carolina.

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Strawberry Clipper Weevils in Strawberry

This factsheet describes the biology and management of strawberry clipper weevils in commercial strawberry production.

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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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Commercial Luffa Sponge Gourd Production

Luffa are tropical, vining plants that produce large fruits similar to cucumbers. When young and …

Although different colors, these are all corn earworms.

Corn Earworm in Strawberries

This publication covers the corn earworm in strawberries and its impact in North Carolina.

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