Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Figure 1. Japanese beetle adult

Japanese Beetles in Turf

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

5 hours agoTurfFiles
Figure 1. Ground pearl cysts and adult

Ground Pearls in Turf

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

5 hours agoTurfFiles
Obscure scale armor

Obscure Scale Insect

This Entomology Insect Note discusses obscure scale, which can infest oaks as well as beech, …

7 hours agoEntomology Insect Notes
Figure 2. Chinch bug nymphal instars and adult

Chinch Bugs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the chinch bug and addresses how to control it …

7 hours agoTurfFiles
Figure 1. Hunting billbug adult (lateral)

Hunting Billbugs in Turf

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

8 hours agoTurfFiles
Figure 1. Twolined spittlebug adult (dorsal)

Twolined Spittlebugs in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the twolined spittlebug and addresses how to control it …

8 hours agoTurfFiles
Figure 1. Kudzu bugs are found in 89 of North Carolina's 100 cou

Kudzu Bug - A Nuisance and Agricultural Pest

This Entomology Insect Note describes the identification, biology, behavior and control of the kudzu bug.

2 days agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Bald-faced hornet nest.

Controlling Baldfaced Hornets and Yellowjackets in and Around Structures

This Entomology Insect Note describes hornets and yellowjackets and how to control them around structures …