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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 …

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Starch iodine staining pattern used to determine apple maturity.

Maximizing Your SmartFresh℠ Investments

SmartFresh℠ (1-methylcyclopropene, MCP) is a relatively new tool for postharvest management of apples. In 2002, …

Figure 1. Japanese beetle.

Management of Adult Japanese Beetles For Commercial Nursery and Landscape Operations

This entomology insect note describes the management of Japanese beetles in commercial nursery and landscape …

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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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Figure 1. Crapemyrtle aphids.

Crapemyrtle Aphid

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the crapemyrtle aphid, a common …

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Chaetosiphon minor

Aphids in Strawberries

This factsheet describes aphid biology and management in strawberries.

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Suggestions For Establishing a Blueberry Planting in Western North Carolina

Blueberry production in Western North Carolina differs from the main commercial production areas in the …

Strawberry leafroller

Leafrollers in Strawberries

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

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