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Cover photo for August 8, 2018 Eastern NC Nursery Field Day

August 8, 2018 Eastern NC Nursery Field Day

Registration is available now for the nursery grower field day at Castle Hayne on August 8: The field day will be located at the Horticultural Crops Research Station …

Cover photo for Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short-Course

Aquaponics Short Course, March 7, New Bern Convention Center Designed to provide entrepreneurs research based technical training in the fundamentals …

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This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of nematodes in turfgrasses.

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This publication includes a key to identifying insects that can affect vegetable production. Asparagus, beans …

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This factsheet describes the biology and management of cutworms in strawberries.

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This publication discusses the biology and control of zoysiagrass mites, occasional pests of turfgrass in …

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