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Pesticide Recertification Classes

Recertification classes will be held on Tuesday, February 18, 1:00-5:00 at the Clay County Extension Office. Schedule as follows: V Training – …

Cover photo for The Invasion of the Lady Beetle

The Invasion of the Lady Beetle

We are getting calls at the office today and hearing about homes being invaded, once again by these insects. …

Pesticide Training Dates

Those of you that have pesticide licenses in need of credits, the training dates and locations this year will …

Small and Backyard Poultry Flocks

The Small and Backyard Flock Community of Practice addresses the needs of poultry owners with small to medium-sized poultry …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Devrinol (napropamide)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Devrinol (napropamide).

Phytoplasma in the field

Phytoplasma of Strawberry

This publication offers information on phytoplasmas, organisms that multiply in the phloem of strawberry plants …

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Insect Repellent Products

This document is presented to answer some commonly asked questions about repellents and mechanical devices …

Midge resting on leaf

Biology and Control of Non-Biting Aquatic Midges

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying aquatic midges and how to control them.

Inserting bait tube into a termite bait station

Termites - Baiting Systems

This publication explains how termite baits work as an alternative to using conventional liquid treatments …

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Symptoms of wilt and root rot caused by Pythium sp.

Pythium Root and Crown Rot of Industrial Hemp

This factsheet discusses pythium root and crown rot in industrial hemp production.

Figure 1. Fire ant adult.

Fire Ants in Commercial Turfgrass, Home Lawns and Landscapes

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fire ants and addresses how to control them as …

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Figure 1. Full-grown bagworm in its protective camouflage.

Bagworms in Ornamental Landscapes

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of bagworms, a common ornamental plant …