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2018 Dig-In!

9th Annual Dig In! Community Gardens Nourishing Wake County A half day symposium March 10th at Marbles Museum in Raleigh, NC Information and …

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Not All Bees Are Bad Bees

Not all bees live in hives like honeybees. In fact , of all the bee species, over 90% are …

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Time for Bagworm Patrol

Bagworms look exactly like they sound. They spend much of their life as worms living in bags. They are …

Fall Pruning

Fall is here and for some reason people love to prune in the fall. Let’s talk about that! Fall …

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Stinkbugs Invade Burke County

If stinkbugs were a crop, Burke County would certainly have an abundant harvest this fall. They are everywhere, in …

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Figure 1. Cutworm larvae.

Cutworms in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the cutworm and addresses how to control it as …

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Crayfish have 10 legs with the first legs modified into pinchers

Crayfish in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of crayfish and addresses how to control it as an …

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Fig. 1 Clover Mite on Brick Wall

Clover Mites in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the clover mite and addresses how to control it …

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Figure 1. Cicada killer wasp.

Cicada Killer Wasps in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the cicada killer wasp and addresses how to control …

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Cyclamen Mite and Broad Mite in Ornamental Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the cyclamen and broad mites, …

Figure 1. Chinch bug adult (left) vs big-eyed bug (right).

Chinch Bugs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the chinch bug and addresses how to control it …

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Figure 2. Annual bluegrass weevil adult.

Annual Bluegrass Weevil in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the annual bluegrass weevil and addresses how to control …

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Yellowjackets in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the yellow jacket and addresses how to control it …

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