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Swain County Pesticide School

Pesticide School and Exam in Swain County

NC State Extension specialists, County Extension agents, and N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Pesticide Inspectors will present lessons …

Extension's role in the 1918 pandemic

County Extension is Here to Help

According to the 1918 home demonstration annual report, the agents and volunteers addressed the pandemic in 55 counties. A …

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2019 Growing in the Mountains Series

This series features educational agriculture programs that will aid farmers and landowners in varying levels to make the most of their land …

Cover photo for Moles and Voles, Oh My!

Moles and Voles, Oh My!

Woodland or Pine Vole Lawn, landscape, or garden damage from wildlife pests is one of the most common calls that …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Figure 1. Bees in turf.

Bees in Turf

This Entomology Insect Note describes the control of bees in turfgrasses.

White pine weevil

White Pine Weevil

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the white pine weevil, a …

Figure 1. Adults and eggs of the southern red mite.

Southern Red Mite and Spruce Spider Mite

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the southern red mite and …

Adult spotted lanternfly resting on side of tree

Spotted Lanternfly

This factsheet offers information on the biology and management of the spotted lanternfly, an invasive …

2 weeks agoInvasive Forest Pests
Figure 1. Silverfish.

Silverfish and Firebrats

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.

2 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Booklouse.

Booklice

This Entomology Insect Note contains information about booklice, a small household pest that feeds on …

2 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Earwigs.

Earwigs

This Entomology Insect Note offers information on how to identify and control earwigs in the …

2 weeks agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Multicolored Asian lady beetles.

Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle Inside Houses

This Entomology Insect Note discusses how to control multicolored Asian lady beetles in households.

2 weeks agoHousehold Pests