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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 …

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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 …

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Thousand Cankers Disease

Not long ago, you may have heard about the recent detection of Thousand Cankers Disease in Haywood County within …

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New Bugs on the Block

Just when homeowners were getting used to dealing with multicolored Asian lady beetles invading homes in the fall, now …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Figure 1. Silverleaf whitefly.

Silverleaf Whitefly

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the silverleaf whitefly, an insect …

Ornamental Cherry Pest Management Calendar

Ornamental Cherry Pest Management Calendar

This Entomology Insect Note includes a pest management calendar for ornamental cherry in North Carolina …

Paper wasp nest boxe

Paper Wasps for Caterpillar Management in the Landscape

This Entomology Insect Note discusses using paper wasps to control caterpillars in the landscape in …

The Pine Pest Management Calendar gives appro

Pine Pest Management Calendar

This Entomology Insect Note includes a pest management calendar for pests of pine in North …

Phylloxera are aphid-like insect

Phylloxera on Hickory and Pecan

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of phylloxera, a small insect that …

Citrus flatid planthopper

Planthoppers

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of planthoppers, commonly reported on shrubs …

Adelgids are very small, purplish insects that secrete a fluffy

Pine Bark Adelgid

This Entomology Insect Note focuses on the park bark adelgid, pests primarily found on white …

Obscure scale armor

Obscure Scale Insect

This Entomology Insect Note discusses obscure scale, which can infest oaks as well as beech, …

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