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Cover photo for Wet Weather Blight on Cotton

Wet Weather Blight on Cotton

Keith Edmisten and Steve Koenning The wet cloudy weather at planting was fairly conducive to wet weather blight, particularly for …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

M. enterolobii in sweetpotato

Sweetpotato Root Knot Nematode

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

Photo of circular yellow spots on the topside of leaves

Blue Mold of Tobacco

This factsheet discusses the symptoms and treatment for blue mold of tobacco.

Figure 5. Dusky birch sawfly caterpillar feeding on birch.

Caterpillars That Feed on Trees and Shrubs

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

Figure 1. Dead trees from laurel wilt disease.

Red Bay Ambrosia Beetle and Laurel Wilt Disease

This Entomology Insect Note describes the disease cycle and management of the red ambrosia beetle, …

Tibicen cicada

Cicadas in the Landscape

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the cicada, an occasional pest …

Photo of rectangular lesions restricted by leaf veins.

Gray Leaf Spot in Corn

This corn disease information note offers information on the symptoms and management of gray leaf …

Damage to corn stalk from southern corn rust

Corn Rusts: Common and Southern Rust

Common and southern corn rusts may affect corn in North Carolina. Management for each is …

photo of gray mold on hemp leaves

Gray Mold of Industrial Hemp

Gray mold of industrial hemp is common to most regions that produce this crop. It …