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Slime Mold? No Problem!

Lately, we’ve been receiving inquiries about irregular patches of dark material, resembling grease or oil, on the leaf blades …

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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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Good Agricultural Practices Fresh Produce Safety Plan for Field Practices

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Southern Bacterial Wilt of Tomato

Southern bacterial wilt of tomatoes is addressed in this factsheet.

Muscadine Grape Production Guide for the Southeast

This muscadine grape production guide will help the increasing number of North Carolina farmers who …

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Phytophthora Blight and Root Rot on Annuals and Herbaceous Perennials

Identification and management of Phytophthora in annuals and herbaceous perennials in greenhouses and in the …

Bacterial spot symptoms on field tomatoes caused by Xanthomonas

Bacterial Spot of Pepper and Tomato

This factsheet discusses the symptoms and control of bacterial spot of peppers and tomatoes.

Pansy affected by damping-off fungi.

Damping-off in Flower and Vegetable Seedlings

This factsheet offers information on damping off in flower and vegetable seedlings, a result of …

Hydraulic Ram Pumps

This publication covers information on hydraulic ram pumps and offers guidelines on installation and purchasing …

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Red Thread in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of red thread.

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