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PDIC Holiday Schedule

The NCSU Plant Disease and Insect Clinic will be closing on Wednesday, November 23rd at 1:30 PM for the …

Soybean Rust Update

Sept. 23, 2016 from Jim Dunphy, Crop Science Extension Specialist (Soybeans) and Lindsey Thiessen, Extension Plant Pathologist Although Asiatic Soybean Rust may …

Glyphosate carcinogenicity review published

Recently, concerns have been expressed about the safety of glyphosate. Although hazard analysis by some non-governmental organizations have suggested …

Photo of Dr. Joe NealDr. Joe NealProfessor of Weed Science, Extension Specialist & Department Extension Leader
Asian tiger mosquito (photo - Susan Ellis (

Climate change and pests?

Interested in how climate will impact pests in the future? Plan to join in the live stream of the …

Honey bee. Photo: Jeremy Slone

Studying Strawberry Pollination

Our laboratory is excited to begin a new project aimed at answering several questions about pollination ecology in strawberries.These questions …

Photo of Dr. Hannah BurrackDr. Hannah BurrackAssoc. Professor and Extension Specialist (Berry, Tobacco and Specialty Crops)