Department Extension Specialties

Entomology's extension faculty work with field faculty to assist the citizens of North Carolina. This list covers primary Extension responsibilities. Click HERE for information about other Research areas in the department.

For information about home lawn and garden problems, contact your local County Cooperative Extension Center.

Area of Responsibilitiy   Specialist
General Insect Questions & Identification
(Plant Disease & Insect Clinic)
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Matt Bertone

Commercial Agricultural & Horticultural Crops
Corn, CottonSoybeans, & Small Grains
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Dominic Reisig
 
Stored Grains
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 Vacant
Forage Crops
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 Vacant
Fruits and Specialty Crops
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Hannah Burrack
Jim Walgenbach (Apples)
Peanuts
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Rick Brandenburg
Tobacco
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Hannah Burrack
Vegetables
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Jim Walgenbach (Western NC)
 
Apiculture (Bees and Other Pollinators)
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David Tarpy
Biological Control
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David Orr
4-H Entomology
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Liz Driscoll (Hort. Sci.)
Livestock & Poultry, Veterinary Entomology
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Wes Watson
 
Ornamentals & Turf IPM
Commercial Turf
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Rick Brandenburg
Greenhouse & Nursery
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Steve Frank
 
Structural & Public Health Pests
Public Health Pests
(mosquitoes, ticks, biting flies)
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Mike Waldvogel
Residential, Structural and Industrial Pests
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MIke Waldvogel, Patricia Alder
IPM for Schools, Child Care, & Public Facilities
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Patricia Alder, Mike Waldvogel
 
Pesticide Education & Applicator Certification Training       [ Home Page ]
General Information, Orn. & Turf
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Wayne Buhler*
Pesticide Education
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Wayne Buhler*
Pests of Domestic Animals & Pets
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 Vacant
Public Health
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Mike Waldvogel
Structural Pests (incl. fumigation)
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Mike WaldvogelPatricia Alder
 

* Dept. of Hort. Science and associate member of Entomology faculty.