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Soybean Seed Quality

Growers across the state are gearing up to plant soybeans. Dr. Bill Foote, Director of the NC Crop Improvement …

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Radical Roots: Sweetpotatoes

Often referred to as the “Orange Superfood”, the sweetpotato is an integral part of the American diet. From casseroles …

Blueberry Field Day Flyer

Blueberry Field Day

Please join us for a hands-on pruning demonstration. When: Thursday, February 27, 2020, from 1–4 p.m. Where: Elium Berry Farm, 2080 …

EPA Approves Pesticides for Hemp

12/23/2019 – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved 10 pesticides for use on hemp. Of the pesticides approved, …

Recent Publications related to Field Crops

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Three-Cornered Alfalfa Hopper in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of the three-cornered alfalfa hopper, …

Illustration of soybean looper life stages

Soybean Looper in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and management of soybean loopers, a pest …

Illustration of velvetbean caterpillar life stages

Velvetbean Caterpillar in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of the velvetbean caterpillar, a …

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Stink Bug in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of stink bugs in soybeans …

Photo of adult soybean aphid (wingless)

Soybean Aphid in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of the soybean aphid, a …

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Kudzu Bug

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of the kudzu bug, a …

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Grasshoppers and Crickets in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of grasshoppers and crickets, a …

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Grape Colaspis in Soybean

This soybean insect factsheet describes the biology, damage, and control of grape colaspis, a beetle …