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Fumigant License Training

Fumigant License Training (Category F) Friday, March 3, 2017 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Franklin County Cooperative Extension Annex Fumigant training is required every …

Natural Mosquito Control

2014 is turning out to be a good year for mosquitoes. Warm weather and occasional heavy rain allow for …

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Those Pesky Japanese Beetles!

It is that time of year again when Japanese beetles are flying around and devouring plant material. We have …

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What's Bugging You?

Not All Insects Should “Bug” You Gardeners normally wage what seems a never-ending battle with insects, mites and other so-called …

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Do You Have Problems With White Grubs?

Rick L. Brandenburg & Peter T. Hertl, Extension Entomologists Contributed Article White Grubs (COLEOPTERA: Scarabaeidae) General Information White grubs are turf pests …

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Pesky Fire Ants!

Have you experienced problems with fire ants over the last couple of years? Fire ants have spread throughout much …

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Hornworms

Tracy Perry Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician Franklin County Cooperative Extension Service tracy_perry@ncsu.edu(919) 496-3344 You can also find us on Facebook What is a …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Scoliid Wasps in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the scoliid wasp and addresses how to control it …

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Rhodesgrass Mealybugs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the rhodesgrass mealybug and addresses how to control it …

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Nuisance Ants in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of nuisance ants and addresses how to control them as …

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Nematodes in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of nematodes and addresses how to control them in turf.

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Mole Crickets in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the mole cricket and addresses how to control it …

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Millipedes in Turf

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

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Japanese Beetles in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the Japanese beetle and addresses how to control it …

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Hunting Billbugs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the hunting billbug and addresses how to control it …

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