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Crane Fly Alert!

Look familiar? We are seeing a lot of crane flies this time of year and although commonly mistaken for mosquitoes, they do not rely on...

Tiger Beetles vs Sugarcane Beetles

Does this damage look familiar? In managed turf, the small, perfectly round emergence holeĀ is often a sign of black cutworm damage. However, when research specialist...

Japanese Beetle Alert!

As of last week, Japanese beetles are flying around Raleigh, eating everything in sight. If a pesticide application in the landscape is necessary, active ingredients...

Friday Fun Post: Insects and Kiddos!

Brian spent Wednesday morning teaching children about insects at a local pre-school here in Raleigh. It’s never too early to get kids excited about the...

Fire Ant Alert!

Fire Ant Alert! Look familiar? You may have noticed that before our snow this week, fire ant mounds were starting to appear. As temperatures slowly...