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NC State Pond publication

Pond Management Publication

North Carolina ponds offer excellent fishing for Tarheel anglers and represent a significant portion of the state’s water resources. …

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Pest Alert! Cucumber Beetles

Several calls about high numbers of cucumber beetles and feeding damage on cucurbits started coming in this week. The …

cedar apple rust on crabapple and juniper

Pest Alert - Cedar Apple Rust

Cedar apple rust is caused by the fungus Gymnosporangium juniperi-virginianae, and requires two hosts to complete its life cycle. …

cicadas

Summer of the Cicadas

This is a re-post from CALS News: Here Come the Cicadas! At Least for Some of Us Here Come the Cicadas! …

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Welcome Back!

Our office is now open to the public again! To help maintain social distancing, only 3 visitors will be …

coreopsis

Garden Update - June 2020

Plants in Flower Southern Magnolia, Golden Rain Tree, Mimosa, Smoketree, Rosebay Rhododendron, Oakleaf Hydrangea, Sweet Azalea, Gardenia, Rose, Summer Spirea, …

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Vegetable Gardening 101

Summary: Pick a sunny site, incorporate compost, select vegetable varieties that will thrive in the season, plant according to …

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Figure 1. Crapemyrtle aphids.

Crapemyrtle Aphid

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the crapemyrtle aphid, a common …

strawberry planting

14. Small Fruits

This small fruits chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews selection, planting, and maintenance of …

2 days ago
Euonymus scale females have oystershell-shaped armor.

Euonymus Scale

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

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 …

Twobanded Japanese weevil

Twobanded Japanese Weevil

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

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 …

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17. Organic Gardening

This organic gardening chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook provides systematic approach to fertilization, soil, …

3 days ago
Ivyleaf speedwell growth habit.

Ivyleaf Speedwell

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of ivyleaf speedwell.

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