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New Year, New Stuff, Same Us

The new year has made quite an entrance with record-breaking temperatures, frozen waterways, and unusual snowfall in our area. …

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Impacts - October 2017

Learn how Currituck Extension put your investment to work and made positive impacts in our community in October of …

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Currituck Welcomes New AG Agent

Currituck County Cooperative Extension welcomed Jody Carpenter as the newest member of their staff on November 8, 2017. Jody …

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Northeast Ag Expo

The 2017 Northeast Ag Expo will be held on Thursday, July 27 beginning at 8:00am. This year’s event is hosted by …

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Currituck Agriculture Survey

Your help is needed to create an Agricultural Development Plan for Currituck County. This plan will contain the current …

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Pesticide Applicators Class

The Currituck Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring a continuing education class for commercial and private …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Cross-section of Fusarium root rot

Fusarium Root Rot of Sweetpotato

This factsheet discusses the identification and control of Fusarium root rot, a fungus that causes …

P. capsici sporangia as viewed under the microscope

Phytophthora Blight of Peppers

Phytophthora blight of peppers is caused by a fungal-like pathogen that can cause crown rot …

Figure 1. Wilting of the aboveground tissue. All leaves are wilt

Fusarium Wilt of Watermelon

Fusarium wilt of watermelon is a fungus that causes wilting of the aboveground tissue and …

Cucurbit downy mildew on cucumber

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This factsheet covers downy mildew disease in cucurbits, including identification, transmission and disease management and …

Controlling Mite Pests in Earthworm Beds

This publication discusses keeping mite pests at bay in worm beds for vermicomposting.

2 days ago
Figure 1. Horse fly.

Horse Flies and Deer Flies

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying horse and deer flies and how to control them.

Figure 1. Silverfish.

Silverfish and Firebrats

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.

5 days agoHousehold Pests
Figure 1. Spreading granular ant bait.

Tips for Effective Ant Baiting

This Entomology Insect Note offers tips for baiting ants in an around homes.

6 days agoHousehold Pests