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Cover photo for AgVentures Grant Opportunity for Farmers

AgVentures Grant Opportunity for Farmers

News-release The Johnston County Cooperative Extension Office is hosting a informational meeting regarding the 2018 NC AgVentures Grant Program on Tuesday, …

Cover photo for JCNA Tour of Smith's Nursery

JCNA Tour of Smith's Nursery

June 27, 2017 JCNA Tour of Smith’s Nursery JCNA Member meet at 443 SANDERS RD, BENSON, NC 27504 at 6 p.m. sharp Dinner provided …

Turfgrass Field Day

The 2014 Turfgrass Field Day is scheduled for August 13th at the Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab at 3920 …

Blackland Farm Managers Tour

The Blackland Farm Managers Tour will be held on August 6th at the Tidewater Research Station at 207 Research …

North Carolina Pest News - May 23, 2014

In this issue: FIELD AND FORAGE CROPS Getting Ready to Drill Down on Thrips Kudzu Bug Expectations for 2014 Tobacco Insect Scouting Report FRUIT …

North Carolina Pest News - May 2, 2014

NORTH CAROLINA COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE North Carolina State University * College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Dept. of Entomology * Box …

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Western Flower Thrips

This Entomology Insect Note describes the western flower thrip, an insect pest of plants that …

Figure 1. The adult walnut twig beetle is less than 2mm in size.

Walnut Twig Beetle and Thousand Cankers Disease in North Carolina

This Entomology Insect Note describes the identification, biology and control of the walnut twig beetle, …

Twolined spittlebug

Managing the Twolined Spittlebug in the Home Landscape

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the twolined spittlebug, an insect …

Spider mite stippling damage on milkweed.

Twospotted Spider Mites on Landscape Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of twospotted spider mites on ornamental …

Twobanded Japanese weevil

Twobanded Japanese Weevil

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

twig girdlers feed on bark

Twig Girdler

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of twig girdlers, a common pest …

Figure 1. White patches of male tea scales.

Tea Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of tea scale, an insect pest …