Dec 16, 2022
NC State entomologists find more bacterial diversity internally than externally, a surprising result.
Nov 29, 2022
Fluralaner and ivermectin, used widely against pests like fleas and ticks, show varying levels of success in tests conducted on resurgent bed bugs.
Sep 5, 2022
Researchers use historical soil temperature data to learn about - and predict - overwintering success of the nasty corn earworm.
Apr 6, 2022
NC State researchers' design for a new crop cover could provide an effective, chemical-free alternative for insect protection.
Feb 23, 2022
The finding could make a meaningful difference in a grower’s profit margin.
Jan 19, 2022
There is evidence that this jumping behavior is occurring in a range of species – we just haven’t noticed it before.
Jul 13, 2021
NC State researchers created insecticide-free, mosquito-resistant clothing using bite-proof textiles they designed.
Jun 29, 2021
Pest populations plummet in lab experiments as technique using genetically modified fruit flies works more effectively than expected.
May 12, 2021
Clyde Sorenson talks cicadas.
May 6, 2021
Researchers discover a new species of bacteria while examining sand fly larvae rearing area.
Mar 17, 2021
The abundance and other characteristics of rocks partially extending above the water surface could be important for improving the recovery of aquatic insect populations in restored streams.
Feb 15, 2021
The finding raises questions about how the flies can tell whether a piece of fruit is virgin territory – and what that might mean for pest control.
Jan 29, 2021
Check out the free coloring book with the best name ever: "Arthropods!"
Nov 10, 2020
What can be done to preserve pesticide resistance?
Oct 19, 2020
The first genome sequence in the insect order Thysanoptera sheds light on one of the world’s most costly agricultural pests.