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Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Cover photo for Minimizing Blind Wood on Apple

Minimizing Blind Wood on Apple

Bud break has been observed across multiple apple cultivars in Western NC. Several treatments to increase lateral branching on …

Marssonina Blotch

Marssonina Madness on Malus

Premature defoliation resulting from Necrotic Leaf Blotch and Glomerella Leaf Spot was the focus of last week’s post. Unfortunately …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Red Thread stand symptoms

Red Thread in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of red thread.

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Pythium blight foliar stand symptoms.

Pythium Blight in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of pythium blight.

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Gray leaf spot.

Gray Leaf Spot in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of gray leaf spot.

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Summer patch.

Summer Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of summer patch.

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Fairy ring stand symptoms

Fairy Ring in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fairy ring.

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Rust

Rust in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of rust.

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Figure 1. White patches of male tea scales.

Tea Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of tea scale, an insect pest …

Dollar Spot

Dollar Spot in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of dollar spot.

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