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Cover photo for The 411 on Fire Ants

The 411 on Fire Ants

Dr. Terri Billeisen, Extension Associate in Entomology & Plant Pathology at NC State University, provided an exceptional article about the red …

Cover photo for Invasive Weeds Workshop

Invasive Weeds Workshop

Bamboo, Kudzu, Privet….sound familiar? If you’ve ever tried to get rid of these invasive weeds, you know the struggle …

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