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Cover photo for The Buzz on Beekeeping 2019

The Buzz on Beekeeping 2019

Free Four Day Beginning Beekeeping Course 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 9, and 16, 2019 Field Day – Saturday, April 27, …

Cover photo for Southern Farm Show

Southern Farm Show

N.C. Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center will be traveling to Raleigh to check out the latest in agriculture equipment technology. The …

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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.

A carmine spider mite and eggs.

Carmine Mites in Stawberries

This publication covers carmine mites in strawberries and their impact in North Carolina.

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Aphids in Strawberries

This factsheet describes aphid biology and management in strawberries.

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Leafrollers in Strawberries

This publication covers leafrollers in strawberries and their impact in North Carolina.

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Strawberry Clipper Weevils in Strawberry

This factsheet describes the biology and management of strawberry clipper weevils in commercial strawberry production.

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Photo of a red imported fire ant worker.

Fire Ants in Strawberries

This factsheet provides information on the red imported fire ant and its impact on North …

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Commercial Luffa Sponge Gourd Production

Luffa are tropical, vining plants that produce large fruits similar to cucumbers. When young and …

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Corn Earworm in Strawberries

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

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