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Fall Armyworms Alert

Fall armyworms (FAW) are here and starting to cause significant damage in some parts of the state. FAW activity …

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Dogs and Turfgrass

There is a new publication discussing the interaction between dogs and turfgrass. To read or download, go to: Dogs and …

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Turfgrass Field Day - Live

2021 Turfgrass Field Day at NC State University Turfgrass Field Lab will be Wednesday, August 11. Come join the …

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Art Bruneau Tournament

The Art Bruneau Tournament and Scholarship Fundraiser will be Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course. …

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Stressful Conditions to Start 2021

We often talk about the challenges to growing warm-season and cool-season grasses in the transition zone. In our landscapes, …

2021 Sod Producers' Report Available

North Carolina State University conducted the seventh annual survey to examine inventory and pricing of North Carolina sod: Read more: Sod …

Center Update: Ground Pearl Control

Evaluation Pesticide Applications to Ground Pearls ( Margarodes spp.) in Centipedegrass PI: Matthew Martin Introduction The ground pearl (Margarodes spp.), is a …

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Center Update: Fraise Mowing Turfgrass Surfaces

Fraise Mowing Bermudagrass Surfaces: Effects and Recovery PI: Grady Miller; Student: Ray McCauley Introduction Fraise mowing (fraze/fraise mowing) is a cultural practice …