Stories From 2019

Nov 3, 2019

Reducing Bacterial Diseases in Peppers

NC State is part of a multistate research project to reduce bacterial diseases in peppers.

Oct 24, 2019

Genetic Engineering Expert: “The Biggest Battle Ahead is … Misinformation”

As genetic engineering grabs international headlines, CALS professor Fred Gould works to ensure clear and accurate communication with the public – and focus given to the greater good.

Oct 1, 2019

NC State Postdoc Receives Prestigious NIH Award

NC State postdoc Zach DeVries receives a prestigious award from the National Institutes of Health.

Sep 30, 2019

Students Selected by National Pest Management Association

Congratulations to Entomology students, Jamora Hamilton and Maria Gonzalez!

Sep 13, 2019

Entomology Faculty to be Awarded at ESA Annual Meeting

Both awards will be presented at the ESA meeting in St. Louis during the P-IE Networking Session starting at 2:30 pm on Monday, November 18.

Aug 20, 2019

2019 APS Conference Award Winners

Awards were presented at the 2019 APS Conference in Cleveland, Ohio from August 8th -12th and included fellow, excellence, named, foundation, and student travel awards.

Aug 14, 2019

Jin Receives 2019 Storkan-Hanes-McCaslin Research Foundation Award

The award is highly competitive and is the most prestigious award given to students in the area of soilborne pathogens. 

Aug 8, 2019

Tobacco Plant ‘Stickiness’ Aids Helpful Insects, Plant Health

Researchers at North Carolina State University have shown that “sticky” hairlike structures on tobacco leaves can help attract beneficial insects that scavenge on other insects trapped on the leaves, increasing leaf yield and reducing pest damage to plant structures.

Aug 5, 2019

On Call with Veggie Doc Lina Quesada-Ocampo

NC State scientist Lina Quesada is on the front lines with county Extension agents in helping vegetable growers deal with devastating plant diseases.

Aug 1, 2019

DEPP Welcomes Fall 2019 Students

The Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology would like to welcome our new students for the Fall 2019 semester:   PP-PHD Christopher Gillespie – Hu Lab Althea  Loucanides – Baars Lab Hao Wei Teh – Whitfield Lab   PP-MS Chris Hahne […]