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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 …

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Sustainable Practices for Plasticulture Strawberry Production in the Southeast

This publication will outline sustainable management practices that are appropriate for strawberry growers in the …

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The Different Types of Honey Bees

Honey bees, like all other living things, vary in traits such as temperament, disease resistance …

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Non-Honey Bee Stinging Insects in North Carolina

This article describes and defines the different types of insects that sting and are also …

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Appendix 1. Nematode Diagnostic Services

This appendix to the 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide presents contact information for nematode …

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Spider mite stippling damage on milkweed.

Twospotted Spider Mites on Landscape Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of twospotted spider mites on ornamental …

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Cucurbit downy mildew on cucumber

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This vegetable pathology factsheet describes the identification and treatment of cucurbit downy mildew.

Figure 1. Ash whitefly adult and nymphs.

Ash Whitefly in North Carolina

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the ash whitefly, an insect …