NC State Extension

Pest Management

Resources

NC Peach and Nectarine Disease and Pest Management Guide 2018
The NC Peach and Nectarine Disease and Pest Management Guide gives pesticide options for pests and diseases, as well as guidance on the critical spray windows that should be followed for optimal management of pests and diseases.

Weed Management Considerations for Peach Orchards (PDF)
Research has shown that weed competition will reduce fruit yield. This publication, part of the Peach Handbook, covers orchard floor management systems, weed classification and herbicide considerations.

North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual
This manual provides growers, Extension personnel, researchers and other agricultural professionals with the most up-to-date information available on the selection, application, and safe and proper use of agricultural chemicals. The online version is updated as changes in recommendations occur throughout the year.

Crop Data Management Systems: Labels and MSDS
An agricultural database of crop protection product labels and material safety data sheets (MSDS). Search by manufacturer or brand name.

Southeastern Peach, Nectarine and Plum Pest Management and Culture Guide

Pest problems vary across the Southeast. This guide, developed by tree fruit specialists from ten southeastern land-grant universities, including NC State, covers multiple states and production areas.

For Additional Peach Disease Information Visit the Plant Pathology Extension Portal