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Pesticide Classes - v Credits

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Union County will be holding Private Applicator Recertification Classes on September 10 and 14, 2020, from 6–8 p.m. at …

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Insect Management in Soybeans

Hello, this is Mikayla Graham, Union County Field Crops Agent with today’s Cooperative Extension Report. There have been many questions about …

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Light Traps

Union County set up two light traps in the past few weeks, one in Goose Creek and one in …

Corn Earworm

Corn Earworm in Soybeans

The insect goes by many common names such as corn earworm, soybean pod worm, cotton ball worm, due to …

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Photosystem II – Triazine Herbicides

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a photosystem II (PS II) inhibitor herbicide injury.

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Lesion Nematode in Soybean

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Grain Pea Production in North Carolina

This publication discusses the findings of applied research conducted to answer production questions about growing …

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Shoot Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a shoot inhibitor herbicide injury.

Casoron overdose injury symptoms on apple.

Cellulose Inhibitor, Dichlobenil

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a dichlobenil herbicide injury.

Knockout rose chlorosis caused by imazapyr spray drift.

Acetolactate Synthase (ALS) Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of an ALS inhibitor herbicide injury.

Flumioxazin spray drift on knockout rose one week after treatmen

Protoporphyrinogen Oxidase (PPO) Inhibitors

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a protoporphyrinogen oxidase inhibitor herbicide injury.

Metribuzin drift on Knockout rose five days after treatment.

Metribuzin

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a metribuzin herbicide injury.