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Making Sense of Pesticides

Choosing the “right” pesticide (herbicides, fungicides, insecticides) can be challenging and oftentimes confusing. These factsheets are intended to serve …

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Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short Course, March 7, New Bern Convention Center Designed to provide entrepreneurs research based technical training in the fundamentals …

Bee School

Brunswick County Beekeepers Association Beginning Beekeeping Class A free Interest seminar and Registration will be held on Wednesday …

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Figure 5. Dusky birch sawfly caterpillar feeding on birch.

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This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of caterpillars that feed on trees …

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This propagation chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook explains how and why to grow new …

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This publication covers the corn earworm in strawberries and its impact in North Carolina.

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Figure 4. Formica subsericea.

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This factsheet describes the symptoms of a protoporphyrinogen oxidase inhibitor herbicide injury.

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