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Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Calico scales on dogwood.

Calico Scales About to Hatch!

Calico scale, Eulecanium cerasorum, was accidentally introduced to California from Asia in the 1920s. It has now become established …

Vineyard Workshop, April 19

NC Winegrowers Association: Vineyard Workshop April 19, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. to noon AGENDA Travis Snodgrass/ N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer …

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This guide is designed to help identify the most troublesome diseases associated with cool-season turfgrasses. …

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Anthracnose in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of anthracnose.

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Dogs and Turfgrass Interactions

This publication answers common questions dog owners may have about lawn care. Topics include what …

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Finale XL or Cheetah Pro (glufosinate)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Finale XL or Cheetah Pro (glufosinate).

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General guidelines on how to conduct a bioassay for herbicide residues in soil.

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Tall Fescue Lawn Maintenance Calendar

This factsheet provides instructions on how to properly care for tall fescue grass year round. …

St. Augustinegrass Lawn Maintenance Calendar

This calendar contains suggestions designed to help in the care and maintenance of St. Augustinegrass …

A map showing the three physiographic regions of North Carolina

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

7/6/21