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Photo of Dr. Rick BrandenburgDr. Rick BrandenburgExtension Specialist (Peanuts & Turf) & Department Extension Leader (919) 515-8876 rick_brandenburg@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant Pathology - NC State University
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Early Alert for Chinch Bugs

We are getting our first reports of chinch bug activity in St. Augustinegrass in Wilmington, NC and, similar to other turf …

The Heat Is On!

There has been a lot of discussion about the winter weather of 2015-2016 and not just in North Carolina. …

Mites

Question: Are we going to get hit hard with spider mites if this hot and dry weather continues? Answer: Yes. However, we …

Insecticide Update

While the first peanut is yet to go in the ground, we do have a new product added to …

Late Season Mites

From: Curtis Fountain [mailto:Curtis_Fountain@ncsu.edu] Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2013 04:28 PM To: Rick Brandenburg Cc: David Jordan; Curtis Fountain Subject: Spider Mites …

Worms

Here is a note from Rick on worms. Also, there are some good photos on the cotton entomology page: http://cottoninsectcorner.org/photos/index.php?cat=2 August …