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COVID-19 and Agriculture

I am sure by now COVID-19 and the detrimental effects it is posing to our livelihood, small businesses, agriculture, …

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Learning to Survive

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Extension Helps Small Farmers

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Fungus-Infected Seedcorn Maggot Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of fungus-infected seedcorn maggot flies, an …

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Twobanded Japanese Weevil

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the twobanded Japanese weevil, an …

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Indian Wax Scale Insect

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of Indian wax scale, a tiny …

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Ivyleaf Speedwell

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of ivyleaf speedwell.

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Common Lespedeza

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of common lespedeza.

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Fine Fescue

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of fine fescue.

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