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Boxwood Blight Update

Several recent boxwood blight confirmations by the NCSU Plant Disease and Insect Clinic highlight the continuing problem this disease …

Rose Woes

This week the Plant Disease and Insect Clinic at NCSU received a container rose with both downy mildew Botrytis …

Black rot of sweetpotato

How to Control Black Rot of Sweetpotato

Written by Andrew Scruggs and Dr. Lina Quesada-Ocampo Recently, several samples of sweetpotato black rot have been submitted to the Plant Disease …

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Pest News: Potato Late Blight Alert

Late blight was found on tomatoes on the Eastern shore of Virginia yesterday (June 20, 2013). Yesterday, the Plant Disease …