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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 …

Abundant Yellow Wildflowers

Crowned Beggarticks in the Ditch

Tickseed Sunflower or Crowned Beggarticks Bidens coronata -or- B. trichosperma I’ve been noticing some patches of lovely yellow flowers stretching tall out …

Bee School

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

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This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the cypress weevil, an insect …

Figure 1. A group of clover mites on grass

Clover Mites in Turf

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Cutworms in Turf

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