Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Juvenile Spotted Lanternfly

Watch for Spotted Lanternfly

The spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) is an invasive insect from China. The insect was first discovered in Pennsylvania in …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

A pest control technician treating the exterior of a house

Tips on Selecting Pest Control Services

Pest management involves more than just applying pesticides. This publication provides advice on how to …

1 day ago
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.

Insect Management on Organic Farms

Insect management presents a challenge to organic farmers. Insects are highly mobile and well adapted …

3/19/20CEFS
Life cycle of a chigger

Mites That "Bug" People

This Entomology Insect Note discusses different mite pests whose biting and bloodsucking behavior may cause …

Claycolored leaf beetles

Claycolored Leaf Beetle

Claycolored leaf beetles are a sporadic pest in the landscape.

3/18/20PDIC Factsheets
Illustration of three-cornered alfalfa hopper life stages

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 …