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Keep the Repellent Handy

Although hurricane Dorian has come and gone for most of us, its rainfall has likely left standing water in …

Cicada killer wasp on foliage

Cicada Killer Wasps

Cicada killer wasps are starting to emerge. This picture was taken on Friday in a landscaped area outside the …

Hundreds of midges resting on the window of a home

Non-Biting Midges Emerging

Chironomid midges (“fuzzy bills”) are emerging in large numbers from ponds, lakes as well as the rivers feeding into …

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NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Guidelines

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Brown patch.

Brown Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of brown patch.

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This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of algae.

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Anthracnose in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of anthracnose.

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Large Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of large patch.

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