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Recent Publications related to Pest Management

drawing of the tick life stages

Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Different insect antennae.

4. Insects

This insects chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook will teach readers to identify insects, understand …

3 hours ago
Claycolored leaf beetles

Claycolored Leaf Beetle

Claycolored leaf beetles are a sporadic pest in the landscape.

9 hours agoPDIC Factsheets
M. enterolobii in sweetpotato

Sweetpotato Root Knot Nematode

This factsheet discusses the identification and management of root knot nematode of sweetpotato.

Potato leafhopper adult

Potato Leafhopper

Potato leafhopper description, life history, damage, and control.

1 day ago
spotted spurge plant fully covers a 4-liter pot

Are You Weeding Frequently Enough to Prevent Weeds From Spreading?

How often are you weeding? Is it frequently enough to prevent the next generation of …

5 days ago

Calibrating a Backpack Sprayer

This brochure goes over calibration guidelines for backpack or knapsack sprayers.

5 days ago
Figure 1. Fall armyworm larva.

Fall Armyworms in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fall armyworms and addresses how to control them as …

1 week agoTurfFiles