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Managing Storm and Disaster Damage in Landscapes and Nurseries

This publication is a compilation of ideas from a few specialists based on research, reports …

6 hours ago
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Sustainable Practices for Plasticulture Strawberry Production in the Southeast

This publication will outline sustainable management practices that are appropriate for strawberry growers in the …

9 hours ago
Claycolored leaf beetles

Claycolored Leaf Beetle

Claycolored leaf beetles are a sporadic pest in the landscape.

12 hours agoPDIC Factsheets
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Are You Weeding Frequently Enough to Prevent Weeds From Spreading?

How often are you weeding? Is it frequently enough to prevent the next generation of …

5 days ago

Calibrating a Backpack Sprayer

This brochure goes over calibration guidelines for backpack or knapsack sprayers.

5 days ago
Figure 1. Fall armyworm larva.

Fall Armyworms in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fall armyworms and addresses how to control them as …

1 week agoTurfFiles
Figure 2. Annual bluegrass weevil adult.

Annual Bluegrass Weevil in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of the annual bluegrass weevil and addresses how to control …

1 week agoTurfFiles

Weed Management in Annual Color Beds

Establishing and maintaining quality annual color beds requires a plan to prevent and control weeds. …