Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar

The eXtension All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar series is set to begin Feb. 7. Dr. Kathy Flanders, an …

Cover photo for Identifying Hornworms

Identifying Hornworms

Two species of hornworm caterpillars feed on tobacco and other plants. Tobacco hornworms (Manduca sexta) and tomato hornworms (Manduca …

New Procedure for Soil Samples

This week the division rolled out a new version of its online report search utility (PALS). You can now …

Pesticide Licensing Exam

For anyone wishing to obtain a pesticide license for either private or commercial use, there will be a review …

Lacebug Damage on Serviceberry

August 31, 2012 Pest News

(photo by S.D. Frank) Read on for information on Flea Beetle Damage, Mummy Berry, Lacebugs and …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

Knockout rose chlorosis caused by imazapyr spray drift.

Acetolactate Synthase (ALS) Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of an ALS inhibitor herbicide injury.

Creating a Crop Maze with GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

5 days ago
Pansy affected by damping-off fungi.

Damping-off in Flower and Vegetable Seedlings

This factsheet offers information on damping off in flower and vegetable seedlings, a result of …

Field-grown tomato plant affected by southern blight

Southern Blight of Tomato and Pepper

This vegetable disease factsheet discusses Southern blight, a soil-borne fungus that attacks tomato and pepper, …

Alternaria linariae spores under 20x light magnification.

Collar Rot and Alternaria Stem Canker of Tomato

This vegetable disease factsheet discusses collar rot and Alternaria stem canker of tomato, which are …

Soybean affected by SDS

Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome

Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS) first appeared in Arkansas in 1971 and has since spread …

M. enterolobii in sweetpotato

Sweetpotato Root Knot Nematode

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


This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of the herbicide, glyphosate.