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Publications and Webinars

On this page, you will find publications and webinars on topics important to NC growers.


Ambrosia Beetles

Publications
Ecology and Management of Exotic Ambrosia Beetles
How to Beat the Beetles

Webinar
by Dr. Steve Frank
Extension Specialist- Entomologist
NC State University


Boxwood Blight

Publications
Boxwood Health
Boxwood Blight Best Management Practices
Virginia Tech Boxwood Blight Task Force

Webinar
by Dr. Sara Villani
Extension Specialist- Apple and Ornamental Plant Pathology
NC State University


Boxwood Dieback

Publications
Boxwood Dieback 

Webinar
by Dr. Raj Singh
Extension Specialist- Horticulture Pathologist
LSU AgCenter


Crape Myrtle Bark Scale (CMBS)

Publications
Stop the CMBS
Managing Crape Myrtle Bark Scale Infestations in Urban Landscapes and Nurseries

Webinar
by Erfan Vafaie
Extension Program Specialist-IPM
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension


Difficult to Control Diseases of Ornamental Plants (Phytophthora, Pythium, Fusarium, Bacterial Leaf Spot)

Publications
Fungicide Resistance Action Committee (FRAC)
Southeastern Pest Control Guide
NC Ag Chem Manual
Phytophthora Blight and Root Rot on Annuals and Herbaceous Perennials
Dampening-off in Flower and Vegetable Seedlings
Bacterial Leaf Spot on Greenhouse Ornamentals
IR-4
NCSU Sanitization Resource Table
NC Plant, Disease, and Insect Clinic
NC Department of Ag (Agronomic Services)
NCSU Pest Alerts

Webinar
by Inga Medows
Extension Plant Pathologist
NC State Cooperative Extension


European Pepper Moth (EPM)

Publications
Featured Creatures: (EPM)
Greenhouse IPM Pest Alert: (EPM)

Webinar
by Dr. JC Chong
Associate Professor
Extension Specialist – Turf and Ornamentals Entomology
Clemson University


Insects of Regulatory Concern to North Carolina Nursery Greenhouse Landscape Industry

North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services (NCDA &CS)
Plant Industry Division Information
NCDA&CS Plant Industry Website
Plant Pest Specialists’ Geographical Work Areas
Nursery Regulation Brochure

Webinar
by Whitney Swink
Staff Entomologist
NCDA&CS
Plant Industry Division


Nostoc Research Update

Publications
Nostoc Results 

Webinar
by Dr. Joe Neal
Extension Specialist- Weed Science
NC State University


Nursery Weed Management

Publications
Weed Management in Nurseries, Landscape and Christmas Trees

Webinar
by Dr. Joe Neal
Extension Specialist- Weed Science
NC State University


Scale Insect Life Cycle and Management

Publications
IPMnet
Japanese Maple Scale
Japanese Maple Scale Woody Ornamental Host Plants

Webinar
by Stanton Gill
Extension Specialist-IPM Nursery and Greenhouse Management
University of Maryland


More coming soon!