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Asian Long-Horned Beetle Alert

The Asian long-horned beetle (ALB) was discovered first in New York in 1996. Since this time, this destructive wood-boring …

Photo of mole coming out of the ground

Moles and Voles

Many of us are busy working on our lawns. You may have noticed that we are not the only …

Male (left) and female gypsy moths, Lymantria dispar.

Gypsy Moth

The gypsy moth caterpillars are serious pests of forest and shade trees, as well as a nuisance to people. …

Cicada

The Song of the Cicada

Cicadas are unique insects that are known for their song. Male cicadas sing out to find their mate. They …

Backrubber parasite control mixture demonstration

Pest Control From the Past

With the introduction of the Asian Longhorned Tick to our state, we need to take a look back to …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Figure 1A. Adult beetle.

The Small Hive Beetle: A Pest of Honey Bee Colonies

This factsheet describes the small hive beetle, its life cycle and how to prevent infestations …

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varroa mite

Managing Varroa Mites in Honey Bee Colonies

The varroa mite (Varroa destructor) is the most serious pest of honey bee colonies worldwide. …

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Varroa mite

Disease Management and Guidelines for the Honey Bee

It is the goal of every beekeeper to maintain healthy, productive colonies. This can only …

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Different insect antennae.

4. Insects

This insects chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook will teach readers to identify insects, understand …

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Metallic green body of adult EAB

Emerald Ash Borer

This factsheet offers information on the biology and management of the emerald ash borer, an …

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2021 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual

This manual, updated every year, covers pesticide use and safety information, chemical application equipment, fertilizer …

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Abbreviations

This publication lists abbreviations used in the North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual.

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Disease Control

This publication covers disease control in a variety of crops.

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