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Aphids on an iris flower. Photo: SD Frank

Aphids on Landscape Plants

This time of year aphids start popping up on almost everything. Some aphids are specialized to feed on one or …

Cover photo for Southern Corn Rust

Southern Corn Rust

Southern Rust of Corn has been confirmed in Tyrrell, Hyde, and Beaufort counties. Corn that is in the dent …

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Fig. 1 Clover Mite on Brick Wall

Clover Mites in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the clover mite and addresses how to control it …

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Figure 1. Cicada killer wasp.

Cicada Killer Wasps in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the cicada killer wasp and addresses how to control …

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Cyclamen Mite and Broad Mite in Ornamental Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the cyclamen and broad mites, …

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Figure 1. Chinch bug adult (left) vs big-eyed bug (right).

Chinch Bugs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the chinch bug and addresses how to control it …

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Figure 2. Annual bluegrass weevil adult.

Annual Bluegrass Weevil in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the annual bluegrass weevil and addresses how to control …

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Yellowjackets in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the yellow jacket and addresses how to control it …

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Figure 1. Adult crane fly.

Crane Fly Larvae in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of crane fly larvae and addresses how to control them …

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Figure 1. Andrenidae.

Ground-Nesting Bees in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of bees and addresses how to control them as an …

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